The Wallace Collection

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The Lute Player
  • Willem van Mieris (1662 - 1747)
  • The Lute Player
  • Netherlands
  • 1711
  • Painting
  • Oil on oak panel
  • Image size: 50 x 40.5 cm
  • Signature: 'W. Van Mieris. Fct Anno. 1711', 't' in 'fct' appears above fc
  • P155
  • East Galleries III
Commentary
History
Further Reading
  • Possibly painted for Baron Schönborn, by 1719; Schönborn sale, Paris, 18 May 1867, no. 81; Lafitte, for Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford.