Jacob Adriaensz. Backer

Man in a red Polish cloak, wearing a laurel wreath



Jacob Adriaensz. Backer - Man in a red Polish cloak, wearing a laurel wreath

Literature

Catalogues raisonnés
Werner Sumowski, Gemälde der Rembrandt-Schüler I, Landau/Pfalz, 1983, nr. 38
Peter van den Brink, Jaap van der Veen, Jacob Backer (1608/9-1651), Zwolle; Amsterdam; Aken, 2008, nr. A51

Collection catalogues
Christopher White, Ashmolean Museum Oxford, catalogue of the collection of paintings, Oxford; New York, 1999, pp. 8-10


Provenance

The Revd A.B. Evans, who may have bought it in Belgium in 1844
John Evans by 1878
Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, bequest of Sir Arthur Evans, 1941 (as by Ferdinand Bol)
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Other works by Jacob Adriaensz. Backer


Jacob Backer Portrait of Johannes Wtenbogaert
Portrait of Johannes Wtenbogaert
1638

Jacob Adriaensz. Backer Portrait of François de Vroude
Portrait of François de Vroude

Jacob Adriaensz. Backer Half naked woman with a coin
Half naked woman with a coin
c. 1636

Jacob Backer Christ on the Cross
Christ on the Cross
1631

Jacob Adriaensz. Backer
Man in a red Polish cloak, wearing a laurel wreath
c. 1637-38
64 x 54 cm
Oil on panel
Ashmolean Museum, Oxford