French School, 17th Century
Allegory of hearing - a young man with a recorder
oil on canvas
301⁄2 x 251⁄2 in. (77.5 x 64.7 cm.)
with Nicholas de Koenigsberg, Buenos Aires.
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We are grateful to David Taylor, Curator of Pictures and Sculpture, National Trust, for proposing an attribution to Simon Pietersz. Verelst (The Hague 1664-?1721 London) on the basis of photographs (private communication).