Gerardus Duyckinck II (1723-1797)

Gerardus Duyckinck II (1723-1797)
Title
Gerardus Duyckinck II (1723-1797)
Date 
ca. 1755-1760
Medium 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions 
Overall: 42 1/2 x 39 1/4 in. ( 108 x 99.7 cm )
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. Fanny F. Clark
Object Number 
1923.8
Gallery Label 
Gerardus Duyckinck II, the son of Gerardus and Johanna (Van Brugh) Duyckinck, was baptized in the Dutch Church in New York on March 20, 1723. He initially carried on his father's business of "Limning, Painting, Varnishing, Japanning, Gilding, Glazing, and Silvering of Looking-Glasses" near the old Slip Market in New York, and later sold spectacles, telescopes, maps, engravings and art supplies.
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Creative: Tronvig Group