Sunday, February 14, 2016

Valentine's Day - A few 1600s couples in the Ruff...

1625 Unknown Artist - Sir Thomas Mansell (1556-1631) And His Wife, Jane Pole (c 1570-1625)

The Marriage of William Judde and Joan Cromwell

Gerard Donck (Dutch artist, fl 1630-40) Nicolaes Jansz. Lossy (c.1604-1664), organist of the Nieuwe Kerk in Amsterdam, and his wife Marritgen Pieters

Thomas Howard (1585-1646) 2nd Earl of Arundel and Surrey, and his wife Alethea Howard, Countess of Arundel, granddaughter of Bess of Hardwick

Peter Paul Rubens (1577– 1640) Self-portrait with his wife Isabella Brandt

1620 Jacob Jordaens (1593-1678) Married Couple

1660 Gonzales Coques (Flemish artist, c 1614–1684) Married Couple