The Wallace Collection

Lecture: The Laughing Cavalier: Identity Revealed? Image
Talks and Lectures

Lecture: The Laughing Cavalier: Identity Revealed?

Tuesday 18th June, 2013

1:00pm - 2:00pm

Price: Admission Free

Ages: All Ages

Lecturer: Pieter Biesboer 

In this very special lecture Pieter Biesboer, Curator Emeritus of the Frans Hals Museum, will propose a solution to one of the Wallace Collection's greatest mysteries, the identity of The Laughing Cavalier. Come and hear him argue the case for one Tieleman Roosterman, a rich Haarlem merchant, and decide for yourself if the identity of the Museum's most famous resident has finally been revealed!

This Special Lecture will take place in the Lecture Theatre.

Free, no need to book.


Please note that this lecture will be filmed.