The Triumph of Venus
Rubens, Peter Paul; Flemish artist, 1577-1640
black chalk; medium
Grisaille oil over black chalk indications on panel
height, 34.5, cm
width, 48.5, cm
accepted; 2012; H.M. Government
Henry Bentinck, 1st Duke of Portland (1682-1726), with his seal on the reverse, and by descent, at Bulstrode Park, Welbeck Abbey and Welbeck Woodhouse through William, 7th Duke of Portland, to his elder daughter, Lady Anne Bentinck.