Huygens in Salomon Coster's shop

Made:
1955 in London
artist:
Hugh Chevins

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Painting. [Huygens in Salomon Coster's clockmaker's shop] / by Hugh Chevins, 1955. Oil on canvas; 68x85.5cm in frame 83.5x101x5cm. Signed bottom left. Representation of Huygens in Salomon Coster's clockmaker's shop in 1657 with their first pendulum clock.

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Category:
Art
Object Number:
1955-354
Measurements:
Image: 680 mm x 855 mm x 2 mm,
Frame: 835 mm x 1150 mm x 55 mm, 13 kg
type:
oil painting
taxonomy:
  • visual and verbal communication
  • oil painting - visual work
credit:
Imperial Chemical Industries Limited
status:
Permanent collection

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