VERBRUGGEN, Gaspar Peeter the Elder
(b. 1635, Antwerpen, d. 1681, Antwerpen)
Virgin and Child in a Stone Niche, Surrounded by Garland of Flowers-
Oil on canvas, 140 x 108 cm
The composition of the figures of the Madonna and Child in the centre of the floral garland are derived from La Vierge et l'Enfant a la Rose by Simon Vouet in the Musée des Beaux-Arts, Marseille.