Attributed to Peter Paul Rubens

A Dead Child Carried to Heaven by Angels



Attributed to Peter Paul Rubens - A Dead Child Carried to Heaven by Angels



Attributed to Peter Paul Rubens
A Dead Child Carried to Heaven by Angels
44 x 60 cm
Oil on panel
Ashmolean Museum, Oxford


Literature

Christopher White, Ashmolean Museum Oxford, catalogue of the collection of paintings, Oxford; New York, 1999, pp. 125-127


Provenance

Jacob Loys, Rotterdam (d. 1676) (as by Van Dyck)
Jan van der Hulk, sale Dordrecht, 23 April 1720, nr. 1 (as by Van Dyck)
Pompe van Meerdervoort, sale Amsterdam, 14 October 1749, nr. 1 (as by Van Dyck), bought Hoetvoordt
Johan van der Linden van Slingeland, sale Dordrecht, 22 August 1785, nr. 338 (as by Rubens), bought Abraham Delfos
Alexis Delahante, sale Christie's, 16 June 1810, nr. 98, bought in
Alexis Delahante, sale, Phillips, 10 May 1811, nr. 64 (as by Rubens), bought in
Edward Gray by 1830
Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, presented by Chambers Hall, 1855
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Peter Paul Rubens The Three Graces
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Peter Paul Rubens The Triumph of Truth
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Peter Paul Rubens The Entry into Lyon
The Entry into Lyon

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St Roch as patron of the plague-stricken

Peter Paul Rubens The Raising of the Cross
The Raising of the Cross
1610-11