Arent Anthoni Roukens and family by Willem Joseph Laquy 1786

Arent Anthoni Roukens and family *oil on canvas *75.5 x 94.5 cm *signed c.r.: W J Laquy / pinxt 1786

Joseph Laquy (1738-1798)

Details: Man, Woman, Children, Toys, Dog, Dog Collar, Woven Back Chairs, Rug, Shuttlecock, Brasier, Footwarmer, Ladies Hat, Clock, Window Dressings, Bird, Birdcage, Books, Inkstand, Inkwell,

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Portret van Aernout van Beeftingh by Nicolaes Muys 1797

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Nicolaes Muys (1740-1808) from Het Rijksmuseum

Details: Man, Woman, Child, Table, Stool, Brasier, Heater, Rug, Books, Folio, Toys, Breaches, Stockings, Trousers, Shoes, Coats, Basket, Dress, Stole, Hat, Neck Ruff, Cravat, Jewlery, Chair, High Chair, Wig, Fichu, foot warmer

 

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Young Woman with a Butterfly by unknown artist about 1710

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Unknown Artist – from the National Gallery of Art, New York

The clothing represented here is probably not indicative of actual period clothing but more likely the painters idea of timeless clothing for the subject so his painting didn’t seem dated as time went by.

Detail: hair style, informal clothing, earring, sandals, drapery

 

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Celebration of a Birth by Richard Brakenburgh 1683

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Brakenburgh, Richard (1650 – 1702)

Details: Man, Woman, Child, Basket, Cradle, birdcage, bed warmer, barrel, table, chair, stool, pitcher, bowl, hearth, painting, cross, glass, cast iron pot, lantern, bed, curtain, leaded windows, pipe, brazier, stockings, short gown, hats, caps, apron, petticoats, fichu, mantua, breaches, waistcoat, foot warmer

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General Thaddeus Kosciusko by Benjamin West 1797

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Benjamin West (1738-1820)

Details: Couch, Slipcover, Man, Pillow, papers, inkstand, inkwell, crutch, smallsword, cravat, table, desk, wallpaper

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Family Scene in an Interior by Giacomo Ceruti 1730

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Giacomo Ceruti (1698–1767)

Details: Table, Chair, Bottle, Demijohn, Glass, Eggs, Cabinet, Hat, Coat, Frock, Waistcoat, Cloth Buttons, Apron, cap, Workman, Man, Woman, Child, Gourd Jug, Bottle gourd, Drawing, Leaded Window, bullseye glass window

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Little Beggar Girl and Woman Spinning by Giacomo Ceruti 1720’s

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Giacomo Ceruti (1698–1767)

Details: Shoes, Boots, Apron, Drop Spindle, Wooden Bowl, Woman, Child, Beggar, Poor, Patches, Spinning

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Three Beggars by Giacomo Ceruti 1736

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Giacomo Ceruti (1698–1767)

Details: Shoes, Gators, Spats, Hat, Cocked Hat, Flop Hat, Beggar, Poor, Man, Woman, Beard,  Cane, Walking Stick, Coat, Patches, Hood, Capote, Table, Stool

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London Cries: A Tinker and His Wife by Paul Sandby 1759

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Paul Sandby (1731-1809)   from the Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

Detail: Horse, Cart,  Woman,  Workman, Tinker, Street seller, Shoes, Stockings, Breeches,  apron, coat, striped waistcoat,  flop hat, tin pot

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Conjurer with Pistol and Card by George Cruikshank 1826

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George Cruikshank (1792-1878) from the Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

Detail: magician, performer, conjurer, conjurer, entertainment, candle, candlestick, playing card, flintlock pistol, cups and balls, wand, coat, bonnet,  glasses, feather plume, woman, shawl, man, India, crescent moon turban

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