Musikalische Unterhaltung

Musikalische Unterhaltung

Dating
1665
More about this artwork
“Music is the food of love,” as the saying goes—a topic found in many symbolic pictures of the early modern era. Apart from the intense gaze between the singer and the lady standing, the putti in the gilded frame also refer to the scene’s amorous subject.
Displayed
AP OG Kabinett 22
Inventory Number
618
Birth year of the artist
1635
Year the artist deceased
1684
Dimensions of the object
52,3 cm
Material / Technology / Carrier
Leinwand
Genre
Malerei
Origin
1799 aus der Galerie Mannheim
Stock
Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen - Alte Pinakothek München
Citation
Caspar Netscher, Musikalische Unterhaltung, 1665, Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen - Alte Pinakothek München, URL: https://www.sammlung.pinakothek.de/en/artwork/o5xrQAb47X (Last updated on 25.05.2022)

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