A View of Delft, with a musical instrument seller's stall by Carel Fabritius

In the foreground a musical instrument seller with a viol da gamba and a lute.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas laid down on panel
Dimensions:
15 x 32 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,800 ( Total: £1,800)
Acquired in:
1922
Vendor:
Sir Timothy Eden

Before him a street with the Nieuwe Kerke across a canal, and on the right a cobbled pavement rising to a bridge over which can be seen the houses of the Vrouwenrecht. Remarkable for the finish of a miniaturist and for the perspective.

Provenance

Sir William Eden

Venue details

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