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Hunter Getting Dressed after Bathing

Gabriel Metsu1654-56

In one of the most remarkable and unexpected paintings in Dutch art, Gabriel Metsu has here portrayed himself as a seated nude bather putting on his shirt after a dip in the water. Not at all modest, he smiles at the viewer like an actor addressing his audience . [Click The Leiden Collection Online Catalogue Entry link below to continue reading.]

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  • Title: Hunter Getting Dressed after Bathing
  • Creator: Gabriel Metsu
  • Date Created: 1654-56
  • Physical Dimensions: 51.7 x 63.8 cm
  • Type: Painting
  • Rights: Image courtesy of The Leiden Collection, New York
  • External Link: The Leiden Collection Online Catalogue Entry
  • Medium: oil
  • Art Genre: Self-Portrait
  • Art Form: painting
  • Support: panel
  • Depicted Person: Gabriel Metsu

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