BERCHEM, Nicolaes
(b. 1620, Haarlem, d. 1683, Amsterdam)


Oil on wood, 43 x 34 cm
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

This is one of the earliest known works by the artist. The figure of the standing man is based on a drawing by Berchem of about 1643-44. The pose has been slightly modified, especially in the right leg.

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