The Musical Lady.

The Musical Lady.
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A scene in an elegant Dutch salon, with tapestries and pictures on the walls. A matronly lady sits at a table from which the thick turkey cloth has been pushed back to enable her to write a sheet of music. A young man leans over the back of her chair, while her pretty young daughter strums a lute beside the fireplace. The Dutch baroque painter Gabriel Metsu (1629-67), specialised in painting minutely detailed interior genre scenes, often with a musical theme