Maton, Bartholomeus, “Couple at night”

Maton, Bartholomeus, “Couple at night”

Leiden 1645/46 – ? Stockholm after 1684. Was a pupil of Gerard Dou.

Couple at night

Panel
Dated: 1616
33 x 27 cm
Inv.nr. 159-1946, Cat.nr.96

Used to be attributed to Gerard Dou and carries this painter’s (fake?) signature.
On old photographs a house and an iron gate are visible in the background.