Pieter Codde

Portrait of a Married Couple

detail signatuur en datering 857
achterzijde 857
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voorzijde 857

Pieter Codde
Portrait of a Married Couple

1634 Expuesto en Sala 16

Pieter Codde usually painted sophisticated gatherings in rather spartan interiors. Here he applied that same formula to his full-length portrait of a young husband and wife. They stand close to one another, hand in hand, and are most likely only recently married. They wear their finest outfits with fashionable collars and expensive jewels. Codde captured the opulence of their clothing in meticulous detail, right down to the wedding ring on the woman’s index finger.

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Pieter Codde
Portrait of a Married Couple

1634 Expuesto en Sala 16

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Información general
Pieter Codde (Amsterdam 1599 - 1678 Amsterdam)
Portrait of a Married Couple
1634
painting
857
Sala 16
Material y detalles técnicos
oil
panel
35 x 43 cm
Inscripciones
rechtsboven, boven de deur: 16 PC 34
PC ineen

Origen

Willem, Count Van Aldenburg Bentinck and Waldeck-Limpurg and heirs, before 1882-1912 (on loan to the Mauritshuis, 1901-1903, inv. no. 651); inherited by Willem Frederik Charles Henry, Count Van Aldenburg Bentinck (1880-1958), Middachten, De Steeg, 1912-1944; gift to A. Nijstad, 1944; sold to J.G. Wigman on behalf of D. Katz Gallery,The Hague, 22 February 1944; E. Göpel, The Hague, 1944; Adolf Hitler, Führermuseum, Linz, 1944; Stichting Nederlands Kunstbezit (inv. no. NK 2550); on loan to the Mauritshuis, 1948-1960; transferred, 1960