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Egbert van Heemskerck the Elder

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Egbert van Heemskerck the Elder, attributed to Egbert van Heemskerck the Elder, after 1674 - NPG 6651 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Egbert van Heemskerck the Elder

attributed to Egbert van Heemskerck the Elder
oil on canvas, after 1674
30 in. x 25 in. (765 mm x 640 mm)
Purchased, 2003
Primary Collection
NPG 6651


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