Rijckaert III, David, “Guitarplayer”

Rijckaert III, David, “Guitarplayer”

Antwerp 1612 – 1661

Guitarplayer

Panel
Dated: 1641
52 x 47 cm
Inv.nr. 164-1946, Cat. nr. 141

The feather hat that the woman is wearing characterizes her as a prostitute. She is drinking (Taste), smoking (Smell), prodding the man with her pipe (Touch), who is playing the guitar (Hearing). Only Sight is missing, and this may have been depicted in a cut-off part of the background.

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