Adrien Hendriksz Moens by Sir Anthony Van Dyck

In this half-length portrait, the sitter turns to the left.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
64.7 x 53.9 cm
Acquired in:
1957
Presented by:
F D Lycett Green through The Art Fund

He is dressed in a black coat. The original full-length painting was titled 'Nicholas Rockox' and featured a column in the background. The painting was cut down to the current format in 1929 and there is no sign of the column from the original painting. In 1955, Mr Lycett Green presented his collection of 137 pictures to the City of York Art Gallery through the Art Fund. In 1957 he made a further gift to the Gallery, also through the Fund, of 6 paintings including this one.

Venue details

York Art Gallery Exhibition Square, YORK North Yorkshire YO1 7EW 01904 687687 www.yorkartgallery.org.uk

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £6.82)

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