Children at the Church Door by Nicolas Toussaint Charlet

In the background there is a Gothic church, at the door of which are collected a crowd of children and two priests.


Oil on canvas
23 x 32 cm
Acquired in:
Presented by:
Sir Robert & Lady Witt through The Art Fund

A boy is hanging a paper inscribed 'L'Ane' or donkey on the back of one of the priests.

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