Portrait of Susanna Lunden(?) ('Le Chapeau de Paille')

Oil on oak | 79 x 54.6cm | probably 1622-5

Peter Paul Rubens

This is almost certainly a portrait of Susanna Lunden (1599-1643), daughter of the Antwerp merchant Daniel Fourment, an old friend and client of Rubens. The portrait was probably made soon after her marriage to Arnold Lunden.

It's a highly distincti...
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