1695 - 1754
Venus and Cupid

Oil on  panel
Image size: 7 ¾ x 11 ¾ inches (19 1/2 x 30 cm)
Gilt frame

 

A charming example of trompe-l’œil, de Wit’s painting is abrim with delicacy and rococo style. He was based in Amsterdam, and was best known for his decorative doors and ceilings.