Peasants in a Tavern

Peasants in a Tavern

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Description
Engraving after painting attributed to David Teniers II once in the Cabinet at Houghton. Now in State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg. Print tipped onto sheet bound in George P. Marsh’s copy of The Houghton Gallery, vol. 1. A print or drawing of a male head in profile, pinned above the mantel, is reminiscent of Ostade's prints in Marsh's collection.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
print
engraving
Object Type
Engraving
date made
1778
original artist
Teniers II, David
engraver
Michel, Jean Baptiste
delineator
Boydell, Josiah
publisher
Boydell, John
place made
United Kingdom: England, London
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
plate: 36.7 cm x 26.3 cm; 14 7/16 in x 10 11/32 in
overall: 39.4 cm x 29.1 cm; 15 1/2 in x 11 15/32 in
ID Number
1978.0534.02.84
accession number
1978.0534
catalog number
1978.0534.02.84
Credit Line
Marsh Collection
subject
Gambling
Tobacco Use
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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