A Beggar

after Georges de La Tour (Vic-sur-Seille 1593 – Lunéville 1652)
National Trust Inventory Number 1439046

Category Paintings
Date 1670 - 1729
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 953 x 705 mm (37 ½ x 27 ¾ in)
Place of origin
Collection Dinton, Wiltshire
Not on show

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, A Beggar, ? after Georges de La Tour (Vic-sur-Seille 1593 – Lunéville 1652) /circle of Giacomo Francesco Cipper, (Feldkirch 1664 - Milan 1736), Il Todeschini, late 17th to early 18th century. A ragged old man, standing three-quarter length, facing, his large black hat held against his chest with an apple and another fruit inside. He has a badge (entitling him to beg?) sewn to his proper right sleeve. A water-flask hangs from his waist.

Makers and roles

after Georges de La Tour (Vic-sur-Seille 1593 – Lunéville 1652) , artist
circle of Giacomo Francesco Cipper (Feldkirch 1664 – Milan 1736), il Todeschini, artist

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Place of origin
Materials Canvas (10043)
Oil paint (8301)
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Category Paintings (12645)
Collection Dinton, Wiltshire (1900)
Periods 17th century (32881)
18th century (85768)
Maker Georges de La Tour (Vic-sur-Seille 1593 – Lunéville 1652)  (1)
Giacomo Francesco Cipper (Feldkirch 1664 – Milan 1736), il Todeschini (6)
Subjects
Object Type Oil painting (12451)

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