Masterpieces of the Golden Age

Frans Hals' gypsy girl


Artist Frans Hals
Title Gypsy girl
Year c.1630
Technique Oil on wood
Current location Louvre, Paris, France

Frans Hals

Frans Hals (1580/81-1666) was a master of portrait painting. His work also includes large group portraits, but he really shines in portraits of individuals.

Gypsy girl

Gypsy girl

This portrait is known as the Gypsy girl, but is probably the portrait of a prostitute.

Gypsy girl is on display in the Louvre in Paris, France, under the name La Bohémienne.