The Cheat
Georges de la Tour - circa 1630-1634
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The Cheat illustrates a theme that was popular in the wake of Caravaggio. The young man is being tempted by gambling, wine and lust. A similar version is in the Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth.
Owner/Location: Musée du Louvre  (France - Paris)
Dates: circa 1630-1634
Artist age:Approximately 41 years old.
Dimensions: Height: 106 cm (41.73 in.), Width: 146 cm (57.48 in.)
Medium: Painting - oil on canvas
Entered by: Member kohn1fox on 11 November 2013.
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