Oil on canvas depicting the Virgin and Child. The latter is standing, balancing on the lap of his Mother who looks at the viewer with an expression combining nobility and simplicity, characterizing the art of Jacques Blanchard, Painter of King Louis XIII and rival of Simon Vouet.
Published in Guillaume Kazerouni, Jacques Blanchard, au musée des Beaux Arts de Rennes, Rennes 2015, p.19, n. 9, reproduced
See also Jacques Thuillier, Jacques Blanchard 1600-1638, Rennes 1998, p. 228, n. 73
16 500 €