Gabriel Metsu

The Artist as the Prodigal Son



Gabriel Metsu - The Artist as the Prodigal Son



Gabriel Metsu
The Artist as the Prodigal Son
1661
35.5 x 30.5 cm
Oil on panel
Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister, Dresden


Literature

Catalogues raisonnés
HdG 169
Waiboer A-77

Literature
Christopher Brown, Scenes of everyday life, London; Boston, 1984, p. 184
Adriaan E. Waiboer, Gabriel Metsu, New Haven and London, 2010, fig. 108
Desmond Shawe-Taylor and Quentin Buvelot, Masters of the Everyday, London; Brussels, 2015, fig. 52
Stephan Koja, Uta Neidhardt, Arthur K. Wheelock Jr. (eds.), Johannes Vermeer. On Reflection, Dresden, 2021, p. 80, fig. 11
Paul Schnabel, Anders gekeken, Zwolle, 2021, fig. 329



External links

Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister Accession number Gal.-Nr. 1732

Other works by Gabriël Metsu


Gabriel Metsu The Intruder
The Intruder
c. 1661-63

Gabriel Metsu A Woman Artist (Le Corset rouge)
A Woman Artist (Le Corset rouge)
c. 1661-64

Gabriel Metsu Saint Cecilia
Saint Cecilia
1663

Gabriel Metsu A Musical Party
A Musical Party
1659

Gabriel Metsu A Sick Woman and a Weeping Maidservant
A Sick Woman and a Weeping Maidservant
c. 1657-59