Archival Research

Van Dyck


‘St George’ in the inventory of Rubens (1771)

Abstract

The panel painting ‘A head on panel representing Saint George’ by Van Dyck was mentioned in the transcription of the inventory of decease of Petrus Paulus Rubens, knight etc, by Jacobus Van Der Sanden in 1771. Rubens died on the 30th of May 1640.

Place and date
Antwerp, 1771

Archival reference
Felixarchief / Antwerp City Archives, PK # 172, Van Der Sanden, Jacobus. Oud Konst-toneel van Antwerpen, 1771, dl II, p 279-305, digital p 136-151.

Transcription
Felixarchief / Antwerp City Archives, Privilegiekamer, PK #172, 1760-1800

Retrieved and transcribed by Ingrid Moortgat

Publication history

Extract published by:

  • Duverger, Erik. (1984-2009). Antwerpse kunstinventarissen uit de zeventiende eeuw. Brussel : Koninklijke Academie voor Wetenschappen, Letteren en Schone Kunsten van België, 1984-2009, vol. 4, p 298, 307, 315.
  • Denucé, Jan. De Antwerpsche “konstkamers” : inventarissen van kunstverzamelingen te Antwerpen in de 16e en 17e eeuwen. Antwerpen: De Sikkel, 1932, p 56-71.
  • Van der Sanden, Jacobus. Oud Konst-Tooneel van Antwerpen, 1771, dl. 2, p 279-305.

Panel Painting mentioned in:

  • Barnes, Susan J., Nora De Poorter, Oliver Millar and Horst Vey. Van Dyck. A Complete Catalogue of the Paintings. New Haven/London: Yale University Press, 2004, p 47.
  • As reference in the provenance of the panel painting “Saint George”.

How to cite: Moortgat, Ingrid. “’St George’ in the inventory of Rubens.” In Jordaens Van Dyck Panel Paintings Project. Edited by Joost Vander Auwera and Justin Davies.
jordaensvandyck.org/archive/st-george-in-inventory-of-rubens/ (accessed 16 November 2018)

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Page 279

Specificatie der schilderijen gevonden in het sterfhuis van wylen messire Petrus Paul Rubens, ridder etc.

Specification of the paintings in the home of the deceased Petrus Paulus Rubens, knight etc.


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Page 296

[In de marge: den ridder Van Dyck]

236. Een aenzigt door denzelven op pineel verbeldende den Heilige Georgius.

[In the margin: the knight Van Dyck]

236. A head by the same on panel representing Saint George.