European Art
Artist: Anthony van Dyck, Flemish, 1599–1641

The Ecstasy of Saint Augustine

1628

Oil on panel

unframed: 49.8 x 30.5 cm (19 5/8 x 12 in.) framed: 64.7 x 45 cm (25 1/2 x 17 11/16 in.)
Gift of Hannah D. and Louis M. Rabinowitz
1959.15.26
Culture: 
Flemish
Period: 
17th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Rabinowitz Collection, Sands Point, Long Island; Parke Bernet sale, new York, 3 December 1942, lot #23; Christian Holmes Collection, New York;Earl of Northbrook Collection, London (by descent from uncle, 1873- 1889); Colnaghi & Co., London (as of 1931);Paul Cobb Methuen, Corsham House (1795-1848); Christie's sale, London, 3 June 1848, lot #86; Sir Thomas Baring, 2nd Bt, Collection, London (1848- at least 1854); Thomas Baring Jr. Collection, London (until death, 1873) ;Sir Paul Methuen Collection, London (until death, 1757); Paul Methuen, Esq. Collection, London and Corsham Court, Wiltshire (by descent from uncle, 1757- until death, 1795);Alexander Voet, Antwerp (posthumous inv. 1689: "Een schetse van Sint-Augustinus wit en swert van Van Dijck")

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