Anthonie Palamedes's paintings for the Delft Surgeons' Guildhall

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Abstract

Two lost group portraits of surgeons carrying out operations are here identified as the doors of the surgeons' instruments cabinet painted by Anthonie Palamedes for the hall of the surgeons' guild in Delft, c.1658. They were part of a programme of works of art for the hall devised by Palamedes, of which two other paintings by him of medical subjects survive.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)119-127
Number of pages9
JournalBurlington Magazine
Volume163
Issue number1415
StatePublished - 1 Feb 2021

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Keywords

  • Palamedesz, Anthonie, 1601-1673
  • Di Bartolo, Domenico
  • Wechtlin, Hans, ca. 1480-ca. 1526
  • 17th century painting
  • Medicine in art
  • Palamedesz, Anthonie, 1601-1673. [illustration] Portrait of a group of surgeons supervising a trepanation
  • Palamedesz, Anthonie, 1601-1673. [illustration] Portrait of a group of surgeons supervising the amputation of a leg

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Visual Arts and Performing Arts

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