Bacchanal of Satyrs and Cupids, Gerard van Opstal (attributed to), c. 1650

Bacchanal of Satyrs and Cupids, Gerard van Opstal (attributed to), c. 1650

ivory, h 12.0cm × w 32.0cm × t 3.5cm More details

The Brussels sculptor Gerard van Opstal created a stir at the French court in Paris with his small-scale ivory reliefs in the Flemish Baroque style of Rubens. Here, this finds expression in the chubby bodies of the putti and the plump proportions of the pair of satyrs.

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