KEIL, Bernhard
(b. 1624, Helsingör, d. 1687, Roma)

Boy Warming himself over Embers

after 1656
Oil on canvas, 74 x 97 cm
Akademie der bildenden Künste, Vienna

This painting and its companion-piece Girl Binding a Wreath of Flowers show children's activities. They probably belonged to a larger series depicting the Five Senses, executed in Rome where the painter settled in 1656.