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ID: 700002271Record Type: Movable Work
Images: 1
Rearing Horse (sculpture (visual work); Adriaen de Vries (Dutch, about 1545 - 1626) (Dutch Artist); about 1605 - 1610; J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles, Los A...; 86.SB.488)
Note: Only four of De Vries' bronze statuettes of horses and horses with riders survive or are securely identified. This is one of the rare signed ones. The horse's daring pose makes it a tour de force of bronze casting, and the beauty of its patina, or surface treatment, testifies to the artist's reputation as an exceptional bronzemaker.
Titles:
Rearing Horse (preferred,C,U,English-P,U,U)
Catalog Level: item
Work Types:
sculpture (visual work) [300047090] (preferred)
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>)

Classifications:
sculpture (preferred)

Creation Date: about 1605 - 1610

Creator Display:
Adriaen de Vries (Dutch, about 1545 - 1626) (Dutch Artist) [preferred,JPGM]
Vries, Adriaen de (Dutch sculptor, ca. 1545 -1626) [500021335]
Locations:
Current: J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles, Los Angeles county, California, United States) [500329598] J. Paul Getty Museum, J. Paul Getty Trust, Corporate Bodies (Corp. Body)
Repository Numbers: 86.SB.488
Other: Creation: Holland [1003759] Netherlands (nation), Europe (continent), World (facet) (Geographic)
Display Materials: Bronze
bronze (metal) [300010957]
.......(Materials Facet, Materials (Hierarchy Name), materials (matter), <materials by composition>, inorganic material, metal, <metal by composition or origin>, nonferrous metal, <copper and copper alloy>, copper alloy)

Dimensions: Object: H: 49.5 x W: 54.6 x D: 17.8 cm (19 1/2 x 21 1/2 x 7 in.)
Cultures:
Dutch (preferred)

Style/Period/Group/Movement:
Baroque [300021147] (preferred,style)
.....(Styles and Periods Facet, Styles and Periods, <styles| periods| and cultures by region>, European, <European styles and periods>, <Renaissance-Baroque styles and periods>)

General Subject:
animal (preferred )

Specific Subjects:
horse (species) [300250148]
.....(Agents Facet, Living Organisms (Hierarchy Name), living organisms (entities), Eukaryota (domain), Animalia (kingdom), Chordata (phylum), Vertebrata (subphylum), Mammalia (class), Perissodactyla (order), Equidae (family), Equus (genus)) (AAT)

Provenance: Antoine Brun, baron d'Aspremont, possibly 1658 Claude Ferdinand, marquis de Brun, possibly 1658 - 1716 Agalange Ferdinand, baron de Brun, 1716 - 1746 Same Art Ltd., 1984 - 1986
List/Hierarchical Position:
..... Top of the CONA hierarchy
.......... Movable Work
Sources and Contributors:
Rearing Horse........ [JPGM]
........ J. Paul Getty Museum database for collections (2000-)
Subject: ....... [JPGM,VP]
Note:
English ..... [VP]
..... J. Paul Getty Museum, collections online (2000-)
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