Saint George

Related Artist: Sir Anthony Van Dyck (1599 - 1641)

Niedersächsiche Landesmuseum, Hannover

Saint George
Recent Literature & Notes

Susan J. Barnes, Nora de Poorter, Oliver Millar, Horst Vey, Van Dyck. A Complete Catalogue of the Paintings, Yale University Press, 2004, p. 47:

‘A different composition [to I. 31, Saint George, oil on panel, 66 x 51 cm, private collection, England], which some have also identified with the panel in Rubens’s collection and attributed to Van Dyck – with little justification – is a Saint George (with a standard and a dragon’s maw), on loan to the Niedersächsische Landesmuseum in Hanover (paper laid down on panel: 65 x 49 cm; Hannover 2000, no. 51, colour repr.). The head corresponds to the saint in the background of Rubens’s Virgin with Penitent Sinners in Kassel.’


65 x 49 cm

Reverse of panel

Partially cradled; no marks visible

Examined in

May 2018

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The images are shown to illustrate the project’s ongoing work in gathering art historical information and scientific data on panel paintings related to Jacques Jordaens and Sir Anthony Van Dyck. For published attributions, please refer to the recent literature and notes where applicable