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Object Details
Medium: Oil on canvas 
Dimensions: unframed: 122.4 x 97.5 cm (48 3/16 x 38 3/8 in.), framed: 150 x 124.4 cm (59 1/16 x 49 in.) 
Geog. Data:  
Period: 17th century 
Culture Dutch 
Portrait of an Elderly Woman, traditionally called Mevrouw Bodolphe
Artist: Frans Hals, Dutch, ca. 1582/83?1666
Bequest of Stephen Carlton Clark, B.A. 1903
This object is on view at the gallery.
Alan Shestack, ed., Yale University Art Gallery Selections (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1983), 32–33, ill.
Michael Conforti et al., The Clark Brothers Collect: Impressionist and Early Modern Paintings, exh. cat. (Williamstown, Mass.: Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, 2006), 311, 313, 328, no. 150, fig. 258, 261.
Seymour Slive, Frans Hals, 2 (London: Phaidon, 2014), 254, 275, fig. pl. 154.
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