FAYDHERBE, Lucas
(b. 1617, Mechelen, d. 1697, Mechelen)

Monument to the Berthout Family

1650s
Marble
Sint-Romboutskathedraal, Mechelen

Faydherbe's name was almost a byword, especially for small sculptures. However, the monument to the Berthout family is wittness to his sensitivity and potentialities on a larger scale.