Interior with Figures, 1663–65
Pieter de Hooch (Dutch, 1629–1684)
Oil on canvas; 22 15/16 x 27 5/16 in. (58.3 x 69.4 cm)
Robert Lehman Collection, 1975 (1975.1.144)
De Hooch's interior features a kast elaborately ornamented in rosewood and ebony. Although kasts of this type were not manufactured in seventeenth- and eighteenth-century New York, wealthy colonists did import them from the Netherlands.