Olga's Gallery

Sir Anthony van Dyck

Portrait of Isabella Brant.

1621. Oil on canvas. The National Gallery of Art, Washington DC, USA. Read Note.

Anthony van Dyck. Portrait of Isabella Brant.

Isabella Brant (? - 1626) was Ruben's first wife. They were married for 15 years. She was painted by her husband many times, and also by his pupil van Dyck, who presented this portrait to his mentor as a gift before leaving for Italy