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De Vos Van Steenwijk (1541) by Hans Holbein the Younger

Original price $77.00
Original price $77.00 - Original price $957.00
Original price $77.00
Current price $53.90
$53.90 - $957.00
Current price $53.90
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Print Size: 8" x 10"
Frame Style: Canvas (no frame)
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Hans Holbein the Younger's "De Vos Van Steenwijk (1541)": A Masterful Portrait of Power, Prestige, and the Art of Diplomacy

Step into the world of 16th-century diplomacy with Hans Holbein the Younger's captivating portrait of De Vos Van Steenwijk, a prominent Flemish merchant and diplomat. Painted in 1541, this exquisite work of art captures the sitter's intelligence, wealth, and the intricate web of international relations.

Holbein's Technique: Detail, Symbolism, and a Window to the Soul

Holbein's meticulous brushwork and keen eye for detail bring De Vos Van Steenwijk to life. The sitter's richly embroidered clothing, adorned with intricate patterns, speaks to his wealth and status. The inclusion of a letter and a pair of gloves symbolize his diplomatic role. And through the open window behind him, we glimpse a bustling city, hinting at the political landscape he navigated.

Beyond the Surface: The Man and His Mission

De Vos Van Steenwijk was a skilled diplomat who played a crucial role in forging alliances between England and the Holy Roman Empire. Holbein's portrait captures the sitter's intelligence and diplomatic prowess, showcasing his ability to navigate the complex world of international politics.

Artistic Context: The Rise of Portraiture and the Reformation

"De Vos Van Steenwijk (1541)" reflects the growing popularity of portraiture during the Renaissance, as individuals sought to immortalize their status and legacy. It also coincides with the Protestant Reformation, which emphasized the importance of individual faith and introspection. Holbein's portrait captures this spirit, revealing the sitter's inner character and religious beliefs.

The Power of Portraiture: Capturing the Essence of a Man

Holbein's portrait goes beyond mere representation; it captures the essence of a man. Through his masterful use of detail, symbolism, and psychological insight, Holbein creates a timeless portrait that transcends time and place. "De Vos Van Steenwijk (1541)" is a testament to the power of portraiture to reveal the complexities of the human experience.

Experience the Masterpiece in Your Own Space

This high-quality canvas print captures the brilliance of Holbein's original. "De Vos Van Steenwijk (1541)" becomes a captivating centerpiece, adding a touch of historical elegance to your home. Fade-resistant inks ensure that the portrait's vibrant colors and intricate details will remain vibrant for years to come.

Let Hans Holbein the Younger's "De Vos Van Steenwijk (1541)" invite you into the world of Renaissance diplomacy, inspire conversations about power, prestige, and the enduring legacy of art.

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Type Giclee Art Print
Canvas material Archival-grade polycotton-mix canvas
Stretched? Hand-stretched over kiln-dried pine stretcher bars
Ready to hang? Yes
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Color Guarantee 100+ years color warranty
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