Four Continents, 18th century

  • Gerard de Lairesse, Flemish, 1641-1711

Oil on canvas

  • Unframed: 146 1/8 × 67 5/8 inches (3 m 71.2 cm × 171.8 cm)

Gift of the William Randolph Hearst Foundation and Hearst Foundation Inc.

58.280

Department

European Painting

  • Allegory
  • Flemish
  • Oil
  • Canvas
  • Figures (representations)
  • Painting (visual work)
  • America
  • Flanders
  • Asia
  • Africa
  • Elephant
  • Cupid
  • Camel
  • Jupiter

William Randolph Hearst Foundation and Hearst Foundation Inc. (New York, New York, USA); 1958-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

attributed to Gerard de Lairesse, Four Continents, 18th century, oil on canvas. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of the William Randolph Hearst Foundation and Hearst Foundation Inc., 58.280.