Willem de Poorter

Allegory of Colonial Power



Willem de Poorter - Allegory of Colonial Power

Exhibitions

2014 Rembrandt and the Dutch Golden Age, Nr. 13

Provenance

Anonymous sale, Polgár Gallery, Budapest, 26 May 2004, nr. 83
anonymous sale, Kieselbach Gallery, Budapest, 16 December 2005, nr. 156
private collection, Hungary, on loan to the Szépmüvészeti Múzeum, Budapest since 2006
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Other works by Willem de Poorter


Willem de Poorter Haman with Esther and Ahasuerues
Haman with Esther and Ahasuerues
c. 1633-34

Willem de Poorter Vanitas Allegory
Vanitas Allegory
c. 1630s

Willem de Poorter The parable of the talents or minas
The parable of the talents or minas

Willem de Poorter The idolatry of King Solomon
The idolatry of King Solomon

Willem de Poorter
Allegory of Colonial Power
1638
71 x 83.5 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed and dated lower right: WDPoort... ƒ 1638
Private collection, on long-term loan to the Szepmüveszeti Muzeum, Budapest