ARTIST: Pierre-Paul Rubens
ENGRAVER: L.P.F. Garreau
ORIGIN & DATE: (Musée Français) Paris, c. 1804-11
A very fine original etching and engraving by Garreau, drawn by Marchais, after a painting by Pierre-Paul Rubens done in 1636. The scene depicts a landscape with a rainbow; a pastoral scene with various figures in the foreground, including a couple sitting together on the ground and a shepherd leaning against a tree trunk with a flute, three other figures at left, a flock of sheep grazing.
Reference: British Museum example # 1859,0806.459.
Image size is approximately 9 11/16 x 13 3/8 inches.