The Officers of the Civic Guard of St Adrian
Frans Hals - circa 1633
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There is less movement in this composition that in earlier groups ( see similar subjects dated circa 1616 and 1627) and the previous bold diagonals have given way to nearly vertical and horizontal lines. The shadows have also been strengthened. The brushwork and colour however remain as vivid as before.
Owner/Location: Frans Hals Museum  (Netherlands - Haarlem)
Dates: circa 1633
Artist age:Approximately 51 years old.
Dimensions: Height: 207 cm (81.5 in.), Width: 337 cm (132.68 in.)
Medium: Painting - oil on canvas
Entered by: Member kohn1fox on 19 November 2013.
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