Eleanora Lindstrom Hennig

1852-1930, Swedish

"Portrait of Dr. Olaus Rudbeck," 1905 (after the 1696 portrait done by Dutch artist Martin Mijtens [1648-1736])

Oil on canvas
Signed, dated and inscribed right center: Eleanora Lindstrom Hennig / M. Mijtens d.a.
50" H x 39.5" W

  • Notes: Olaus Rudbeck (1630-1702) was a Swedish scientist and writer, professor of medicine at Uppsala University and for several periods rector magnificus of the same university.
  • Condition: Visual: Repaired holes in the canvas on the subject's nose and below the signature with corresponding patches verso. Small punctures to the canvas lower left, lower right and to the subject's right shoulder. A .5" repaired tear upper left. A .5" scratch left edge center. A 1.25" scratch to the subjects left hand. A 2.75" line of scuff marks lower left. Surface dirt and uneven varnish throughout.

    Blacklight: Spots and areas of touch-up scattered throughout. The largest a 8" x 5" triangular area above the subjects right shoulder.

    Frame: 55" H x 44" W x 2.25" D

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