Portrait of a father with his daughter by Sigmund Barth 1765

Sigmund Barth ( 1723–1772 )
How many people today would ask their young daughter to fetch them a red hot coal so they can light a pipe?
Detail:  coat, buckle breeches, waistcoat, shirt, pipe, coal, tongs, girl, girls clothing, chair, fireplace

4 thoughts on “Portrait of a father with his daughter by Sigmund Barth 1765”

  1. Even the babes wore the low-cut dresses, I guess. But the wonderful talent of the artist really shows through, and after three centuries – just lovely!

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