Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Vulcan
The forge of Vulcan With Venus (normally with Amor) Views of the forge full of different metalwork, with small figures of Vulcan and Venus
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Coats-of-Arms
France Royal Arms of France and France-Navarre
Further details
very similar but probably not identical to the painting sold London, Philips, 8 December 1992
ARTIST/CREATOR
Breughel, Jan the Elder (1568-1625) (workshop)
DATE
late 16th century - 1st quarter 17th century
LOCATION
London, Sotheby's (lot 17; also auctioned Christie's, 26 November 1965, lot 67) (22 April 2004)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Cooper negative (705085)
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
Contact
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