Happy Baby with Mother 1728

Willem van Mieris (3 June 1662, Leiden - 26 January 1747, Leiden)

A beautiful domestic scene, the cherubic faced child is a great touch.  A lot of great detail: bird cage, colander, baskets, onion bottle, stoneware bottle, knife, plate, bread, foot warmers, brazier, shoes, dog, doll, chair, crib, table, plate rack, plates

One thought on “Happy Baby with Mother 1728”

  • Jennifer Emmon March 9, 2012 at 5:52 pm

    So-o-o-o many details! Love the little doll just below the cradle and the attention paid to the clothing and shoes!

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