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AFTER SIR ANTHONY VAN DYCK | Portrait of Cornelis van der Geest (1555–1638)

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  • Anthony van Dyck
  • Portrait of Cornelis van der Geest (1555–1638)
oil on canvas A copy after Van Dyck's painting, today in the National Gallery, London (inv. no. NG52).1 The portrait was probably painted around 1615–20, shortly before Van Dyck travelled to England for the first time. The sitter was a successful Antwerp spice merchant, and an important patron and collector of the arts. 1 https://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/paintings/anthony-van-dyck-portrait-of-cornelis-van-der-geest 
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