The Farrier
Aert van der Neer - 1650-1665
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Van der Neer had a preoccupation with light effects and painted a number of nocturnal scenes. The warm light of a bonfire sets off the reflection of the moon and adds a coolness to the atmosphere of the work.
Owner/Location: Metropolitan Museum of Art - New York, NY  (United States - New York)
Dates: 1650-1665
Artist age:Approximately 62 years old.
Dimensions: Height: 48.3 cm (19.02 in.), Width: 61.3 cm (24.13 in.)
Medium: Painting - oil on panel
Entered by: Member kohn1fox on 27 November 2013.
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