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Dutch Burghers

Photo credit: The Wallace Collection

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Exhibited at the Paris Salon of 1834 as Bourgeois flamands. This was Meissonier’s first exhibited picture – perhaps the principal explanation for its acquisition by Sir Richard Wallace, as it is a much cruder production than the other paintings by the artist in the Collection.
  • Date

    1833–1834

  • Medium

    oil on canvas

  • Measurements

    18 x 21.8 cm

  • Accession number

    P369

  • Acquisition method

    acquired by Sir Richard Wallace, 1872; bequeathed to the nation by Lady Wallace, 1897

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