- Museum number
- Series: Königlich Baierischer Gemälde-Saal zu München und Schleissheim in Steindruck
The Refused Letter; a finely attired youthful messenger presents a letter to a woman standing before her dressing table in her bedroom; she apparently refuses the letter and slips her hands under her garment; her maid at right, observes this exchange while preparing a pitcher and salver; a pet dog stands on a cushioned stool at right; after Gerard Ter Borch
Lithograph with beige tint-stone
- Production date
- 1831 (c.)
Height: 468 millimetres (image)
Width: 397 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- See 1854,1020.1443 for comment on series.
After the painting by Ter Borch in Alte Pinakothek, Munich, inv.no.206; see S.J. Gudlaugsson, 'Katalog der Gemälde Gerard ter Borchs sowie biographisches Material', The Hague, 1959-1960, cat.no.124.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Prints and Drawings
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