An Old Man with an Open Book and a Child playing the Flute

Flemish School
National Trust Inventory Number 119149

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date 1600 - 1699
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 794 x 572 mm (31¼ x 22½ in)
Place of origin Flanders (Belgium)
Collection Greenway, Devon
On show at Greenway, Devon, South West, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, An Old Man with an Open Book and a Child playing the Flute, Flemish School. previously manner of Jacob Jordaens (Antwerp 1593 – Antwerp 1678), 17th century.


Given by Mrs Rosalind Hicks, Anthony Hicks and Mathew Prichard, 2006

Credit line

Greenway, The Prichard/Hicks Collection (National Trust)

Makers and roles

Flemish School, artist
manner of Jacob Jordaens (Antwerp 1593 – Antwerp 1678), artist

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