The Musicians' Brawl

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
The Musicians' Brawl
Georges de La Tour - Rixe de musiciens - Google Art Project.jpg
ArtistGeorges de La Tour
Year1620-1630
Mediumoil on canvas
Dimensions94 cm × 141 cm (37 in × 56 in)
LocationJ. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles

The Musicians' Brawl is an oil on canvas painting by the French artist Georges de La Tour, produced at an unknown date between 1620 and 1630. Previously attributed to Caravaggio, the work was in Lord Trevor's collection by 1928, it was reattributed to de la Tour in 1958 by Charles Sterling and Francois-Georges Pariset and sold in 1972. Its present owner the J. Paul Getty Museum acquired it in 1973[1][2].

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pierre Rosenberg, Marina Mojana, Georges de La Tour, catalogue complet des peintures, p.33.
  2. ^ "Catalogue entry".