Flemish , b. 1597, Antwerpen, d. 1637, Antwerpen
was a Flemish Baroque painter specializing in Caravaggesque genre scenes of card players and musicians. He studied under Abraham Janssens in Antwerp and was in Italy between 1616 and 1625, where he was heavily influenced by Caravaggio.
Allegory of the Court of Justice of Gedele in Ghent
Date ca. 1627(1627)
Medium Oil on canvas
Dimensions 435 x 382 cm (171.3 x 150.4 in)