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European Art
Artist: Balthasar Denner, German, 1685–1749

Head of a Man

late 17th to mid-18th century

Oil on copper

45 × 42.5 cm (17 11/16 × 16 3/4 in.)
Bequest of Dr. Herbert and Monika Schaefer
2020.37.39
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
German
Period: 
17th–18th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

Sale, Christie's, London, October 26, 1984. Dr. Herbert (1910–2011) and Mrs. Monika (died 2019) Schaefer, Malaga, Spain, by 1985; on loan to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1985–2019; bequeathed to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 2019

This work appears on our "Artworks with Nazi-Era Provenance Documentation Gaps" page.
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