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Jacob Jordaens (19 May 1593 – 18 October 1678) 

Flemish painter, draughtsman and tapestry designer known for his history paintings, genre scenes and portraits. (Wikipedia)

From our stacks: 1. “Portrait of Jacob Jordaens, painted by himself, engraved by Peter de Jode.”  2. Frontispiece “The King Drinks (Detail, Museum, Brussels).”  3. “The Four Evangelists (Louvre).”  4. “The Triumph of Bacchus (Museum, Cassel).” from Jacob Jordaens, His Life and Work By Max Rooses. Translated from the Dutch by Elisabeth C. Broers. With 140 Illustrations in the text, and 32 full page plates. London: J. M. Dent & Co., New York: E. P. Dutton & Co., 1908.