Gérard de Lairesse

Gerard de Lairesse

(16411711)

The artist’s works:

Venus Presenting Weapons to Aeneas (Lairesse)

Venus Presenting Weapons to Aeneas
second half of 17th Century
Museum Mayer van den Bergh, Antwerp

The Institution of the Eucharist (1664-1665)

The Institution of the Eucharist
16641665
Musée du LouvreParis

Apollo and Aurora (1671)

Apollo and Aurora
1671
Metropolitan Museum of ArtNew York

Cleopatra-s Banquet (1675-1680)

Cleopatra’s Banquet
c.16751680
RijksmuseumAmsterdam

Hagar in the Desert (1675-1680)

Hagar in the Desert
16751680
Hermitage MuseumSaint Petersburg

Bacchus and Ariadne (c 1680)

Bacchus and Ariadne
c.1680
RijksmuseumAmsterdam

Achilles Discovered among the Daughters of Lycomedes (c 1680)

Achilles Discovered
c.1680
Mauritshuis, The Hague

Mercury Ordering Calypso to Release Odysseus (c 1680)

Mercury Ordering Calypso to Release Odysseus
c.1680
RijksmuseumAmsterdam

Odysseus and Calypso (c 1680)

Odysseus and Calypso
c.1680
RijksmuseumAmsterdam

Selene and Endymion (c 1680)

Selene and Endymion
c.1680
RijksmuseumAmsterdam

Abraham receiving the three angels of the Lord (1680-1685)

Abraham receiving the angels of the Lord
c.16801685
Musée du LouvreParis

Hercules between Vice and Virtue (c.1685)

Hercules between Vice and Virtue
c.1685
Musée du LouvreParis

Helen Arriving in Troy (1685-1690)

Helen arriving in Troy
c.16851690
Musée du LouvreParis

Maternal Love (1680s-1690s)

Maternal Love
1680s-1690s
Hermitage MuseumSaint Petersburg

Anatomia Humani Corporis (1690)

Anatomia Humani Corporis
1690
National Library of MedicineBethesda

Battle of Centaurs and Lapiths

Battle of Centaurs and Lapiths
17th century
Museo de Bellas Artes, Buenos Aires

Gérard de Lairesse in Art:

Portrait of Gerard de Lairesse (mid-1660s)Rembrandt (1606-1669)
Portrait of Gerard de Lairesse
mid-1660s
Metropolitan Museum of ArtNew York

 

Born September 11 1641 Liège (Belgium)
Died July 21 1711 Amsterdam (Netherlands)
Occupation Art Historian Etcher Painter Writer