Franz Xaver Winterhalter / Sophie Guillemette, Grand Duchess of Baden / 1831Franz Xaver Winterhalter
Sophie Guillemette, Grand Duchess of Baden

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Creator Name: Winterhalter, Franz Xaver
Creator Nationality: European; Northern European; German
Creator Role: Artist
Creator Dates/Places: 1805 - 1873
Gender: M
Creator Name-CRT: Franz Xaver Winterhalter
Title: Sophie Guillemette, Grand Duchess of Baden
Title Type: Primary
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 1831
Creation End Date: 1831
Creation Date: 1831
Object Type: Paintings
Materials and Techniques: oil on canvas
Dimensions: Unframed: 39.1cm x 28.5cm
Inscriptions: Signed lower left: Fr. Winterhalter f 1831"
AMICA Contributor: The Cleveland Museum of Art
Owner Location: Cleveland, Ohio, USA
ID Number: 1979.43
Credit Line: The Thomas L. Fawick Memorial Collection
Context: Sophie Guillemette (1801-1865), daughter of Gustavus IV Adolphus of Sweden, was the wife of Grand Duke Leopold of Baden. Winterhalter was her drawing instructor and made several portraits of both the duke and the duchess before leaving for London to become the most celebrated portrait painter of his time.
AMICA ID: CMA_.1979.43
AMICA Library Year: 1998
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright, The Cleveland Museum of Art

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