Nicolaes Maes (Dordrecht 1634-1693 Amsterdam)
Portrait of a young girl, three-quarter-length, in a blue silk dress and russet shawl, her arm around a young deer, holding a sprig of flowers and a shell before a fountain, within a painted oval
signed 'MAES' (lower right)
oil on canvas
44 x 33cm (17 5/16 x 13in).