The Temptation of Saint Anthony

Pieter Huys (1519-1581)

1577

Location : Antwerp (Belgium), Museum Mayer van den Bergh (Inv. no. 25)

History: The painting belonged from 1898 till 1901 to the collection of Fritz ‘Knight’. From 1904 in the Museum Mayer van den Bergh
This is the last known work of Pieter Huys (he died in 1581).


Note: Signed ‘lower-middle’: ‘P. Huys FEC 1577. This is the last known work of Pieter Huys. He died in 1581.

Literature:

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Material:

Oil on wood

Size in cm:

77 x 93,9 (Museum, Unverfehrt and RKD); 76 x 94 (Wikimedia)

Image source:

From website ‘wikimedia.org - Pieter Huys - Versuchung des Hl. Antonius’. Also in RKD: Kunstwerknummer 51965; Afbeeldingsnr. 0000136454.

Unverferth category:

128 - Ill. 156