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Title

Portrait of a Protestant minister of religion


Artist

Willem Key

Belgium

- 05 Jun 1568


Details


Other Title

A Protestant Minister


Date

1563


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on oak panel


Dimensions

84.0 x 62.5 cm panel; 104.5 x 83.0 x 5.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of the Netherlands Insurance Company established 1845 parent company of Associated National Insurance Company in commemoration of the inauguration of Associated National House 1965


Location

Not on display


Accession number

OO1.1965


Artist information

Willem Key

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Provenance


Sir Francis Cook, Surrey/England

Sir Frederick Cook, Surrey/England, by descent, son of Sir Francis Cook. Catalogued as by Antonio Moro whilst in the Cook collection, see 1914 catalogue of the paintings at Doughty House.

Kunsthandel P. de Boer, Amsterdam/Netherlands, as by Frans Pourbus

Netherlands Insurance Company, Netherlands, Gift of the Netherlands Insurance Company 1965


Referenced in 10 publications

Bibliography


M W Brockwell, Abridged catalogue of the pictures at Doughty House, Richmond, Surrey in the collection of Sir Herbert Cook Bart, 1932, p 9, no 289 (23).

Herbert Cook (Editor), A catalogue of the paintings at Doughty House Richmond & elsewhere in the collection of Sir Frederick Cook BT, London, 1914, Vol. II, p 60, no 289, illus pl XIV. As by Antonio Moro.

Henri Hymans, Antonio Moro: son oeuvre et son temps, Brussels, 1910, pp 137–39, illus p 136. As by Antonio Moro.

Koenraad Jonckheere, Willem Key: Portrait of a humanist painter, Catalogue of problematic attributions, pp 185–210, 2011, pp 186–87, B3, col illus p 187. As 'Portrait of a man, aged 48'.

Georges Marlier, Anthonis Mor van Dashorst (Antonio Moro). Mémoire couronné le 12 octobre 1933. 2nd series, Tome III - Beaux-Arts, 1934, p 108, no 91. 'Attributions probablement justifiées'

Daniel Thomas (Editor), 1965 Acquisitions, Sydney, 1965, pp 9–10, no 1.

Peter Tomory and Robert Gaston, European Paintings before 1800 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1989, p 118, no 364, illus p 118.

Portraits de la Renaissance aux Pays-Bas, Veurne, 2015, p 164, col illus p164, no IIIa.

'Acquisitions for 1965', Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, vol 7, no 3, Apr 1966, pp 278–87: p 282, illus p 283.

Report of the Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales: report covering the period January–December 1965, Sydney, 1966, pp 4, 9.