MURILLO, Bartolomé Esteban
(b. 1617, Sevilla, d. 1682, Sevilla)

Two Boys Playing Dice

1670-75
Oil on canvas, 148 x 114 cm
Akademie der bildenden Künste, Vienna

The children genre in Baroque art of the Roman countries is usually regarded as Murillo's original creation, although the Danish Bernard Keil concentrated on images of children before him.