Ferdinand Bol

Joshua encounters an angel holding a sword (at first not recognizing the angel (Joshua 5:13-14), ca. 1656
The Hague, Peace Palace Library
Object information
Object category
painting, decorative wall component
Physical connection
Reference in ‘composite artworks’: artworks that are/were connected, such as alterpieces, decorative pieces incorporated in panelling, and works of art that were intended to be displayed together, such as pendants and series.

part of a decoration scheme

canvas, oil paint
rectangle (portrait format) 407 x 275 cm
Current attribution
Ferdinand Bol
Exact or approximate dating of the described art work; the search parameters adopted for this art work in this database, are found in brackets.
c. 1656 (1651 - 1661)
Commissioned by
If the work in question was commissioned, and this is known, then the patron is noted here.
Martens-Lampsins, Jacoba
Exhibitions and literature
Visual documentation
Creation date: 1998-11-10; Last modified date: 2019-12-05


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