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Title A Lawyer in his Study
Material and technique Oil on panel
Object type Painting
Location This object is on view in room 23
Dimensions (general) Width : 28,3 cm
Height : 34 cm
Makers Painter: Adriaen van Ostade
Accession number 1637 (OK)
Credits Uit de nalatenschap van / from the estate of: F.J.O. Boijmans 1847
Department Old Masters
Acquisition date 1847
Age maker About 70 years old
Collector Collector / F.J.O. Boijmans
Exhibitions De collectie als tijdmachine (2017)
External exhibitions Communication: Human Connection in the Age of Vermeer (3 venues) (2011)
Dutch Ships: Vrouw Maria and St.Michel (2012)
Research Alma
Material Oil > Paint > Artist's material > Material > Material and technique
Panel > Worked wood > Wood > Vegetable material > Organic material > Material > Material and technique
Object Painting > Painting > Two-dimensional object > Art object
Geographical origin Northern Netherlands > The Netherlands > Western Europe > Europe

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All about the maker

Adriaen van Ostade

Haarlem 1610 - Haarlem 1685

Adriaen was born in Haarlem in 1610, his brother Isaack was born eleven years later. Adriaen decided to become a painter and taught his brother Isaack the trade..