Jordaens is second to Rubens alone in their special department of the Flemish school.
When Jordaens wishes to paint fertility, he resorts to the allegory of the schools.
Rubens is gold, van Dyck silver, and Jordaens blood and fire.
It is said that they are of the same family and the same temperament; and Rubens stands between Jordaens and van Dyck.
Then he was haunted by the sensual pomp of Jordaens and above all Rubens.
The two figures were probably put in by either Rubens or Jordaens.
You do not feel as you do with Jordaens that excess of flesh and the joys of the palate are all the world holds for the revelers.
We have no doubt the advice was conscientiously given, and with a true accurate judgment of the powers of Jordaens.
There are two religious paintings of some value, one by Jordaens, and the other by Alex. Veronese.
He took no notice of my exclamation, and went on contemplating the work of Jordaens in an ecstasy.