"Dissius" Auction of 1696

No. 11 "A soldier with a laughing girl, very beautiful, by ditto" 44-10

Officer and Laughing Girl, Johannes Vermeer
Officer and Laughing Girl
Johannes Vermeer
c. 1655–1660
Oil on canvas, 50.5 x 46 cm.
Frick Collection, New York

Art historians are concorde in attributing Vermeer's Officer and Laughing Girl as painting no. 11 of the Dissius auction catalogue.