Musician Holding Bagpipes 1632



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Unknown, Netherlands School

English: Portrait of a Musician holding Bagpipes
English: "This unusual picture shows a musician of the early seventeenth century. He stands with the tools of his trade, an elaborately decorated bagpipe, and, on the wall behind him, a violin. Although the eagle on the silver coin may suggest a German, or Habsburg connection, the picture’s style and technique, redolent of Jan Miense Molenaer’s musical subjects, points to both a Dutch artist and sitter." - Phillip Mould Gallery catalogue entry.



oil on panel


40 × 30 cm (15.7 × 11.8 in)

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  • cityroom.blogs.nytimes.com/ The New York Times — N.Y. / Region — "A Postwar Reversal in Nazi-Ordered Art Sale" by Sewell Chan. 2009-04-21. Retrieved 2010-06-17.


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  2. ? www.ice.gov "ICE returns painting stolen during Holocaust 17th century painting belonged to a Jewish art dealer who was forced to sell it by the Nazis".2009-04-21, 2009. Retrieved 2010-06-17.


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