10 November 1999
Jacob van Balen (active late 18th Century)
Christ washing the feet of Peter, after Rubens
inscribed and dated 'Rubens pinxt.' and 'Jacobus Van Balen Fecit, Antwerpia 1765' (on the mount) and 'Drawn from a capital picture of Rubens at the Great Church of St. Rombout at Malines in flandrs' on the old mount
pencil, pen and brown ink, brown wash heightened with white, squared in pencil
410 x 497 mm.
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After Rubens' picture commissioned by Caterine Lescayer for the church of Saint Rombout, Malines in 1632, now in the Muse des Beaux-Arts, Dijon.
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