Girl in a Large Hat, Caesar Boëtius van Everdingen, , c. 1645 - c. 1650

Girl in a Large Hat, Caesar Boëtius van Everdingen, , c. 1645 - c. 1650

oil on canvas, h 92.2cm × w 81.7cm. More details

The girl with her exotic, broad-brimmed sun hat and suggestively exposed shoulder offers the viewer her basket with fruit: the erotic message is unmistakeable. The painting was originally intended to hang high up on the wall, above a door or mantelpiece. This explains why the girl looks down at us.

On display in room 2.11 Masterpieces Caesar Boëtius van Everdingen

Collections with this work

RijksStudio

Elisabeth van der Vijgh added this work to Fruitschaal

yesterday - 33 works 26 0

Anke Wartenbergh added this work to vrouwen

February 4 2016 - 31 works 98 1

Alexei Shulgin added this work to Zagorje

February 4 2016 - 83 works 52 1

Make your own creations with this work