Oil/canvas, 45 x 65 cm, min. rest. - We are grateful to Ellis Dullaart from the RKD in Den Haag for her kind assistance. - Provenance: Galerie Zaugg, Basel, 1975. - Flemish history, landscape a. figure painter, younger brother of Jan Frans a. Pieter van B. Norbert was pupil of his brother Pieter a. followed him to Rome, where he joined the Dutch artist's colony. Probably around 1710 he settled in Amsterdam. He began painting subjects from Italian folk life, later he also made history a. genre paintings.