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Scholarly Detective Work Uncovers Piece by 17th-Century Artist

Posted on: Oct. 27, 2015

Wayne Franits lends drawing, expertise on Dutch painter Godefridus Schalcken

The expertise of art history professor Wayne Franits led him to buy a drawing by the seventeenth century Dutch painter Godefridus Schalcken. That drawing is now on display at the Wallraf-Richartz-Museum in Cologne, Germany, as part of the first-ever exhibit of the Baroque painter’s collective works.  READ MORE