"Franck, (Francis,) called the Old, born at Antwerp, 1544. He studied under Francis Floris, and in 1581 obtained a place in the Academy of his native city, where he acquired distinction by his pictures, the subjects of which were mostly taken from the old or new Testament. He is distinguished by his powerful colouring and freedom from affectation." No. 25.--Adoration of the Magi--on panel. [P. 10.]
Catalogue of the Pictures Forming the Collection of the Works of the Old Masters now Being exhibited at the Gallery of the National Academy of Design in Broadway. 1849. New-York: George F. Nesbitt, Stationer and Printer, corner of Wall and Water Streets. 1849.