John Smibert, 1729 - Francis Brinley - fine art print

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Francis Brinley (1690–1765) was born in England but moved to Newport, Rhode Island in 1710 at the request of his grandfather. He eventually settled in Boston, where he married Deborah Lyde, granddaughter of Nathaniel Byfield (24.109.87). In 1719, he inherited a substantial tract of land in Roxbury upon which he built the elaborate Datchet House residence. Smibert painted this portrait in Boston in May of 1729. The background, an early instance of landscape in American painting, represents a view of Boston from Brinley's country home. Smibert also painted a portrait of Brinley's wife (62.79.2).

Background information on this artpiece from the old master John Smibert

The classic art work of art named Francis Brinley was created by the American artist John Smibert. The version of the artwork was made with the following size: 50 x 39 1/4 in (127 x 99,7 cm). Oil on canvas was applied by the American painter as the technique for the masterpiece. Today, the artwork forms part of the The Metropolitan Museum of Art's art collection. We are happy to mention that this public domain masterpiece is provided with courtesy of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Rogers Fund, 1962. : Rogers Fund, 1962. The alignment is portrait and has a ratio of 1 : 1.2, meaning that the length is 20% shorter than the width.

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  • Metal (aluminium dibond print): An Aluminium Dibond print is a print with an outstanding depth. The bright components of the work of art shine with a silky gloss, however without glare. Colors are bright and luminous, details of the print are crisp and clear, and you can feel a matte appearance of the product.
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Artist table

Artist: John Smibert
Other artist names: Smibert John, Smibert, Smybert John, John Smibert, j. smibert
Artist gender: male
Nationality: American
Jobs: painter, architect
Country of origin: United States
Classification: old master
Died aged: 63 years
Year of birth: 1688
City of birth: Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Died in the year: 1751
Place of death: Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts, United States

Structured artwork information

Title of the painting: "Francis Brinley"
Categorization: painting
General term: classic art
Time: 18th century
Year: 1729
Approximate age of artwork: more than 290 years
Original medium of artwork: oil on canvas
Size of the original artwork: 50 x 39 1/4 in (127 x 99,7 cm)
Museum / collection: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Museum location: New York City, New York, United States of America
Available at: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
License type of artwork: public domain
Courtesy of: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Rogers Fund, 1962
Artwork creditline: Rogers Fund, 1962

The product

Product classification: art print
Reproduction: digital reproduction
Manufaturing technique: digital printing (UV direct print)
Production: German-made
Type of stock: production on demand
Product usage: art collection (reproductions), wall art
Orientation of the image: portrait format
Side ratio: 1 : 1.2 length to width
Meaning: the length is 20% shorter than the width
Product material variants: acrylic glass print (with real glass coating), poster print (canvas paper), canvas print, metal print (aluminium dibond)
Canvas print (canvas on stretcher frame) sizes: 50x60cm - 20x24", 100x120cm - 39x47", 150x180cm - 59x71"
Acrylic glass print (with real glass coating) variants: 50x60cm - 20x24", 100x120cm - 39x47", 150x180cm - 59x71"
Poster print (canvas paper) size variants: 50x60cm - 20x24", 100x120cm - 39x47"
Aluminium print: 50x60cm - 20x24", 100x120cm - 39x47"
Art print framing: please bear in mind that this reproduction has no frame

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