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Quinten Metsys: The Ugly Duchess  wikidata:Q2706250 reasonator:Q2706250
Artist
artist QS:P170,Q314275
Quinten Metsys: The Ugly Duchess
Title
An Old Woman Edit this at Wikidata
label QS:Les,"Una anciana lo grotesco"
label QS:Lde,"Eine groteske alte Frau"
label QS:Lnl,"Een groteske oude vrouw"
label QS:Len,"A Grotesque old woman"


Alternative titles:
An Old Woman Edit this at Wikidata
label QS:Lfr,"Portrait d'une vieille femme"
label QS:Les,"Retrato de una anciana"
label QS:Lde,"Porträt einer alten Frau"
label QS:Lnl,"Portret van een oude vrouw"
label QS:Len,"Portrait of an Old Woman"

An Old Woman Edit this at Wikidata
label QS:Lfr,"La Duchesse laide"
label QS:Les,"La duquesa fea"
label QS:Lde,"Die hässliche Herzogin"
label QS:Lnl,"De lelijke hertogin"
label QS:Len,"The Ugly Duchess"

Object type painting Edit this at Wikidata
Genre portrait Edit this at Wikidata
Description

It was probably intended to satirise old women who try inappropriately to recreate their youth, rather than as a portrait of a specific person. [1]

Pendant of Portrait of an old man, by Quinten Matsys
Date circa 1513
date QS:P571,+1513-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1480,Q5727902
Medium oil on oak wood
Dimensions Height: 64.2 cm (25.2 in); Width: 45.4 cm (17.8 in)
dimensions QS:P2048,64.2U174728
dimensions QS:P2049,45.4U174728
institution QS:P195,Q180788
Current location
Accession number
NG5769
Credit line gift of Miss Jenny Louisa Roberta Blaker, 1947
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Source/Photographer National Gallery, London
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'A Grotesque Old Woman', a 1513 portrait of an unknown Duchess, perhaps Margaret, Countess of Tyrol, by Flemish artist Quentin Matsys; also known as 'The Ugly Duchess'.

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current20:50, 24 March 2018Thumbnail for version as of 20:50, 24 March 20184,561 × 6,000 (12.86 MB)Aavindraahigher res, same source
15:38, 21 December 2009Thumbnail for version as of 15:38, 21 December 20093,212 × 4,226 (3.56 MB)Jan Arkesteijnhigher resolution
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