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Creator Joseph Francis Nollekens, 1702–1748, Flemish, active in Britain (1708; from 1733)
Title Children at Play, Probably the Artist's Son Jacobus and Daughter Maria Joanna Sophia
Alternate Title(s) Portrait of two children, probably Maria Joanna Sophia and Jacobus Nollekens
Two Children of the Nollekens Family, probably Jacobus and Maria Joanna Sophia, Playing with a Top and Playing Cards
Date 1745
Medium Oil on canvas
Dimensions 14 1/8 x 12 1/4 inches (35.9 x 31.1 cm)
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accession Number B1981.25.490
Collection Paintings and Sculpture
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People Represented or Subject • Nollekens, Jacobus
• Nollekens, Maria Joanna Sophia
Subject Terms art | bonnet | boy | brother | cards | child | children | daughter | drums (membranophones) | family | games | genre subject | girl | hat | leisure | painting (visual work) | pointing | portrait | sister | son | spinning | toy

Dror Wharman, Making of the Modern Self : Identity and English Culture in the Eighteenth Century, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, 2004, pp. 284-85,286, 288., fig. 42, DA485 .W34 2004 (YCBA)

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