The five senses are represented by the five main figures who are engaged in an activity associated with that sense.
The Five Senses by Gerard de Lairesse, 1668
© Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
- Oil on canvas
- 140 x 183 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £44,000 ( Total: £220,000)
- Acquired in:
- Private collection
Set against a classical architectural backdrop.
By family descent to Richard d'Orville Pilkington Jackson.
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