A Man drinking: 'Gluttony'

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This is one of seven paintings which form a set representing The Seven Deadly Sins. They have been linked with a series of larger paintings on canvas, now divided between various collections, which have been attributed to the author of a painting of 'The Holy Family' in the Noordbrabants Museum in s'-Hertogenbosch signed 'JAD'. These initials have been associated with Jacques de l'Ange, a little known Flemish painter. The painting which relates to 'Avarice' (Gemäldegalerie, Kassel) is dated 1642.

Ashmolean Museum, Oxford



A Man drinking: 'Gluttony'


c. 1642


oil on copper


H 36 x W 28 cm

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Acquired, 1845

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