model

17th century
Attributed to Hendrik de Keyser, the Younger


Object Place: Europe, The Netherlands

Dimensions

36.2 cm (14 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

51.1407

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Sketch supposedly for monument of Admiral Hamskerk. terracotta. Striding figure clad in armor with large neck ruff (right arm & nose gone) on rough block.

Provenance

By 1951, Dr. M. Hugo Oelze (d. 1967), Amsterdam; 1951, sold by Oelze to the MFA for $700 [see note 1]. (Accession Date: June 14, 1951)

NOTES:
[1] Purchased with MFA accession no. 51.1406a-b for $700.

Credit Line

Seth Kettell Sweetser Fund