Schlafendes Mädchen

Schlafendes Mädchen

Dating
1656
More about this artwork
The viewer’s attention is drawn to the bare-breasted young girl sleeping in the shade of a classical architectural setting. Her sweet idleness—dolce far niente—is in keeping with the fanciful image, far removed from reality, which the Dutch had of daily life in Italy.
Displayed
AP OG Kabinett 16
Inventory Number
869
Birth year of the artist
1621
Year the artist deceased
1661
Dimensions of the object
65,9 x 54,1 cm
Material / Technology / Carrier
Leinwand
Genre
Malerei
Origin
1806 aus der Galerie Düsseldorf
Stock
Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen - Alte Pinakothek München
Citation
Jan Baptist Weenix, Schlafendes Mädchen, 1656, Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen - Alte Pinakothek München, URL: https://www.sammlung.pinakothek.de/en/artwork/wE4K6BBGZ5 (Last updated on 25.05.2022)

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