LE SUEUR, Eustache
(b. 1616/17, Paris, d. 1655, Paris)

Allegory of Poetry

1640-42
Oil on canvas, 130 x 98 cm
Private collection

The painting was likely commissioned from Le Sueur by the Lambert family to decorate their residence, the Hôtel Lambert at the eastern tip of the Ile Saint-Louis on the river Seine in Paris.




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