The Temptation of Saint Anthony


c. 1550

Location: Antwerp (Belgium), Koninklijk Museum voor Schone Kunsten - Royal Museum of Fine Arts (no. 25)

Attribution Pieter Huys rejected

Before 1779 in possession of Maarten Bowier in ‘s-Hertogenbosch, than, any case before 1828 in possession of Florent van Ertborn in Utrecht. In 1841 or 1848 as legate to the Museum.

The painting is a copy of the eponymous central panel in the Museo Arte Antiga in Lisbon, of which a dozen of copy's by Followers are made. Signed on the bottom right in Gothic letters ‘Jheronimus bosch’.


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Oil on wood

Size in cm:

88 x 71

Image source:

Website 'roarshock'

Unverferth category:

89a - Ill. 7