Portrait of Michiel de Ruyter, Rombout Verhulst, 1677 - 1681

Portrait of Michiel de Ruyter, Rombout Verhulst, 1677 - 1681

terracotta (clay material), h 35cm × w 32cm × d 30cm. More details

Rombout Verhulst modelled this portrait in clay while he was designing Michiel de Ruyter’s large tomb monument for the Nieuwe Kerk in Amsterdam. The sculptor thoroughly studied painted portraits of the admiral for this commission. Verhulst kept this modello in his own possession until his death.

On display in room 2.15-02 Terracotta Rombout Verhulst Masterpieces

Collections with this work

Terracotta

Rijksmuseum

De Mannen

Robert Kalma

June 18 2016 - 123 works 6 0

Portraits of men

Almelle

June 16 2016 - 54 works 0 1

Make your own creations with this work