Gabriel Metsu

A Woman Composing Music, with an Inquisitive Man



Gabriel Metsu - A Woman Composing Music, with an Inquisitive Man

Literature

Waiboer A-130

Compiled by Quentin Buvelot, Royal Picture Gallery Mauritshuis, The Hague; Zwolle, 2004, pp. 196-197

Wayne Franits, Dutch Seventeenth-Century Genre Painting, New Haven, 2004, fig. 171
Adriaan E. Waiboer, Gabriel Metsu, New Haven and London, 2010, fig. 139
Desmond Shawe-Taylor and Quentin Buvelot, Masters of the Everyday, London; Brussels, 2015, fig. 27
Adriaan E. Waiboer, with Arthur K. Wheelock, Jr and Blaise Ducos, Vermeer and the masters of genre painting, Dublin, Washington, Paris, New Haven and London, 2017, fig. 89


Exhibitions

2010 Gabriel Metsu, Nr. 18

Provenance

Govert van Slingelandt, The Hague
the entire collection sold to Willem V in 1768
Prince Willem V, The Hague, 1768-1795
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External links

Mauritshuis, The Hague Accession number 94

Other works by GabriŽl Metsu


Gabriel Metsu An Old Woman at her Meal
An Old Woman at her Meal
c. 1654-57

Gabriel Metsu An Old Woman with a Book on her Lap
An Old Woman with a Book on her Lap
c. 1661-63

Gabriel Metsu The Vegatable Market in Amsterdam
The Vegatable Market in Amsterdam
c. 1660-61

Gabriel Metsu A Young Woman Selling Poultry
A Young Woman Selling Poultry
1662

Gabriel Metsu
A Woman Composing Music, with an Inquisitive Man
c. 1664-47
57.8 x 43.5 cm.
Oil on panel
Mauritshuis, The Hague