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Artist
Sir Anthony van Dyck, Flemish, 1599–1641
Title
Portrait of Antoine Triest, Bishop of Ghent (1576–1655)
Date
c. 1627
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
31 1/2 × 25 1/8 in. (80.0 × 63.8 cm)
Credit Line

Sarah Campbell Blaffer Foundation, Houston

Current Location
The Audrey Jones Beck Building
217 BLAFFER GALLERIES
Accession Number
BF.1977.2
Classification
Painting
Provenance

The sitter, Ghent, Flanders, 1627–1628; Pierre Crozat, Paris, until 1741; Korsakoff collection, Russia, until 1822; acquired by Catherine the Great, empress of Russia, for the State Hermitage Gallery, Saint Petersburg, until 1931; [Rudolf Lepke's Kunst-Auctions-Haus, Berlin, May 12–13, 1931, no. 80]; collection of Count Sergei Stroganoff, Saint Petersburg, then Leningrad, 1931; [Frank T. Sabin, London, until 1960]; [Alfred Brod, London, until 1963]; Mr. and Mrs. Henry H. Weldon, New York; [Brod Gallery, London]; purchased by the Sarah Campbell Blaffer Foundation, 1977.