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Woman Seen en Face, 17th century

  • Dirck Hals, Dutch, 1591 - 1656
  • Salomon Savery, Dutch, 1594 - 1678

Etching and engraving printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Plate: 6 1/8 × 4 inches (15.6 × 10.2 cm) Sheet: 6 1/4 × 4 inches (15.9 × 10.2 cm)

Bequest of Hal H. Smith

45.380

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Engraving (printing process)
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Laid paper
  • Costume
  • Portrait
  • Woman
  • Engraving (print)
  • Etching
  • Dress (costume)
  • Study (visual work)
  • Female portrait
  • Full-length portrait

Signed in plate, lower center: S. Savry

Inscribed, Dirck Hals' monogram in plate, lower right

1945-present, bequest to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Salomon Savery; after Dirck Hals, Woman Seen en Face, 17th century, etching and engraving printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Bequest of Hal H. Smith, 45.380.