VERHULST, Rombout
(b. 1624, Mechelen, d. 1696, The Hague)

Bust of Marie von Reygersberg

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Terracotta
Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam

This terracotta bust is a typical example of Verhulst's portraits. Verhulst introduced the lively style to Dutch sculpture with the accent on movement, practiced by the Italians (Bernini) and the French (Coysevox).




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