Interior with Card Players
Pierre Louis DUMESNIL, the Younger (French, 1698 - 1781)

Oil on canvas (79.1 x 98.4 cm)

Pierre Louis DUMESNIL - Interior with Card Players

Bequest of Harry G. Sperling

The theatrical effect created by the firelight and candles is typical of the work of Pierre Louis Dumesnil, who was professor and rector of the French Académie and exhibited at the Salons from 1751 until 1774.