Willem Croes
Frans Hals - 1662-1666
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Despite the freedom of handling typical of the late period, the conception of the figure conveys the impression of an immensely robust personality. The modelling is noticeably flatter than in earlier works and is simplified to such an extent that the 'eye' willingly tolerates 'mistakes' in drawing, for example in the proportions of the right arm.
Owner/Location: Alte Pinakothek - Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen  (Germany - Munich)
Dates: 1662-1666
Artist age:Approximately 84 years old.
Dimensions: Height: 47 cm (18.5 in.), Width: 34 cm (13.39 in.)
Medium: Painting - oil on panel
Entered by: Member laure9 on 06 January 2009.
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