The Sentry (Fabritius)
|Medium||Oil on canvas|
|Dimensions||68 cm × 58 cm (27 in × 23 in)|
|Location||Staatliches Museum Schwerin, Schwerin, Germany|
The Sentry is an oil on canvas painting by Dutch artist Carel Fabritius, created in 1654. It is an oil painting on canvas of 68 by 58 cm (27 by 23 in). The work is in the collection of the Staatliches Museum in Schwerin and was restored in 2004. It represents a resting sentry and a dog.
- First survey exhibition ever of the work of Carel Fabritius, Leica Microsystems, 2009. Retrieved on 21 August 2014.
- The Sentry, Carl Fabritius, Essential Vermeer 2.0. Retrieved on 21 August 2014.
- (in German) Regine Kränz, "Der "Torwache" von Carel Fabritius", Kraenz.com. Retrieved on 21 August 2014
- Media related to The Sentry by Carel Fabritius at Wikimedia Commons