Drost, Willem, “Portrait of a lady”

Drost, Willem, “Portrait of a lady”

Born -ca. 1630. Pupil of Rembrandt.

Portrait of a lady

Canvas
dated: 1653
87 x 71 cm
Inv.nr. 40-1946, Cat.nr.49

The counterpart of this picture, a portrait of a man, is in the Metropolitan Museum in New York. It is unknown who the subjects are: possibly they are a selfportrait of the painter and his wife, or two members of a Dutch aristocratic family.