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Title

Portrait of a young man with lace collar holding a book

1638

Artist

Paulus Moreelse

Netherlands

1571 – 05 Mar 1638

  • Details

    Other Titles
    Portrait of a young man
    Portrait of a young man with lace collar
    An unknown young man
    Portrait of a man with a book
    Portrait of a youth holding a book
    Date
    1638
    Media category
    Painting
    Materials used
    oil on oak panel
    Dimensions
    76.2 x 59.7 cm panel; 94.0 x 79.6 x 5.8 cm frame
    Signature & date

    Not signed. Dated l.l., "AETATIS/ 18/ 1638".

    Credit
    Gift of Lady Binning 1911
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    982
    Copyright

    Reproduction requests

    Artist information
    Paulus Moreelse

    Works in the collection

    1

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  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 1 exhibition

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 2 publications

  • Provenance

    George Salting, London/England, by descent from George Salting to his niece Katherine Augusta Millicent Salting (only child of George Salting's brother William Severin Salting) who married George Baillie-Hamilton, Lord Binning (1856-1917). Perhaps the work listed as 'Portrait of a man with a book' in this collection ?

    Lady Binning, 1909-24 Feb 1911, England, Gift of Lady Binning 1911