An Old Woman Spinning, Seated, facing to Front by Michael Sweerts

Sweerts's work includes scenes of Italian street life and men gaming, single figures of peasants, a number of portraits and a series of the 'Seven Acts of Charity'.

Details

Category:
Portrait
Medium:
Oil on canvas Dimensions: 43 x 45 cm
Art Fund grant:
£18,325 ( Total: £73,330)
Acquired in:
1994
Vendor:
Matthiesen Fine Art

Provenance

Private collection, Switzerland; with the Matthieson Gallery, London.

Venue details

Fitzwilliam Museum Trumpington Street, Cambridge Cambridgeshire CB2 1RB 01223 332900 www.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk

Entry details

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