BOL, Ferdinand
(b. 1616, Dordrecht, d. 1680, Amsterdam)

A Scholar at his Desk

1652
Oil on canvas, 127 x 135 cm
National Gallery, London

Ferdinand Bol, a former pupil of Rembrandt, painted a thinking man wearing a medallion of an ancient emperor, similarly to Rembrandt's Aristotle.




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