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Portrait of Jacob Backer

Inscription

"Jacob Backer Est un excellent painter en grande, fort inventif, et bon couloreur qui l'entend tres bien pour faire un bon nude; et il est fort adrioet pour faire un portraict, il est natif de la ville de Haerlinge, en l'an 16 et il se tient a Amstelredam." "Iac. Backer delin. Pet. Balliu sculp. Io. Meijssens excud."

Signed

signed

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

Catalogue Raisonné

Holl. 103

Accession Number

P17903

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