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A Battle Scene, Attributed to Jacques Courtois, (1621-1676).

Oil on canvas, 21.5cm by 35.5cm.

Courtois trained with his father in France before travelling to Italy, where he served as a soldier. On leaving the army, he returned to painting and became a specialist in military scenes. He also painted in several churches and monasteries of the Society of Jesus, after he became a Jesuit in Florence 1655.

REFERENCE: PIC148

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