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The laughing Cavalier. Frans Hals, London

FRANS HALS, *1580 at Antwerpe, †1666 at Haarlem. Lived since 1600 at Haarlem. Pupil of Karel van Mander at Haarlem. Pioneer of the dutch realism in the XVII. Century.

German
after 1906


Dimensions

Vertical: 14 x 8.9 cm (5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2015.3810

Medium or Technique

Chromolithograph with gilded beveled edges on card stock.

Not On View

Classifications

Postcards

Back: divided. Mint.
Stengel & Co., G.m.b.H., Dresden 29177
Made in Germany.

Provenance

Between 1950 and 2015, acquired by Leonard A. Lauder, New York, from various postcard dealers in Europe and the United States; 2015, gift of Leonard A. Lauder to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 24, 2015)

Credit Line

Leonard A. Lauder Postcard Archive—Gift of Leonard A. Lauder