Joachim Wtewael

Venus and Mars surprised by Vulcan



Joachim Wtewael - Venus and Mars surprised by Vulcan

Literature

Compiled by Quentin Buvelot, Royal Picture Gallery Mauritshuis, The Hague; Zwolle, 2004, pp. 342-344

Lyckle de Vries, Stories in gilded frames, Amsterdam, 2016, fig. 8


Provenance

(?) Melchior Wijntgis, Middelburg, 1604
Prince Willem V, Het Loo Palace, Apeldoorn, 1757
transferred c. 1822
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External links

Mauritshuis, The Hague Accession number 223

Other works by Joachim Wtewael


Joachim Wtewael The Golden Age
The Golden Age
1605

Joachim Wtewael Kitchen Scene with the Parable of the Great Supper
Kitchen Scene with the Parable of the Great Supper

Joachim Wtewael St. Sebastian
St. Sebastian
1600

Joachim Wtewael The Battle between the Gods and the Giants
The Battle between the Gods and the Giants
c. 1608

Joachim Wtewael
Venus and Mars surprised by Vulcan
1601
20.8 x 15.7 cm
Oil on copper
Mauritshuis, The Hague