Robert J Riesberg Antiques Inc

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Dutch gentleman in a ruff collar

Dutch gentleman in a ruff collar.

16th or 17th century portrait of a Dutch gentleman in a ruff collar. A version of an early work by Pierre, Francisco Cittadini. A three-quarter portrait done against a landscape background. Please note the thick paint technique against the heavy canvas which distinguishes these early works.

Professionally cleaned, relined, and restored. Now in later gilt frame of appropriate proportion.

Height, overall 58 inches, width 41 1/2 inches depth 2 1/2 inches.