15 - 16 November 2016
Follower of Jacob Jordaens
Baucis & Philemon
oil on canvas
119.6 x 158.3 cm.
Anonymous sale; Salle de Ventes Sainte, Brussels, as Jacob Jordaens (according to labels on the reverse).
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The picture copies a well-known composition by Jacob Jordaens, of which serveral versions exist, for instance in the North Carolina Museum of Art.
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