Cat Musicians

manner of David Teniers the younger (Antwerp 1610 - Brussels 1690)
National Trust Inventory Number 1151398

Category Paintings
Date Unknown
Materials Oil on panel
Measurements 254 x 311 mm (10 x 12 1/4 in)
Place of origin
Collection Erddig, Wrexham (Accredited Museum)
On show at Erddig, Wrexham, Wales, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on panel, Cat Musicians, manner of David Teniers the younger (Antwerp 1610 - Brussels 1690) A gathering of cats on a circular table, studying a musical score on which an owl is perched.

Provenance

In an undated early 19th century Erddig inventory as: 'Monkies and Cats/D.tto.' and thence by descent; given by Philip Yorke III (1905 – 1978) along with the estate, house and contents to the National Trust in 1973

Makers and roles

manner of David Teniers the younger (Antwerp 1610 - Brussels 1690), artist

References

Erddig 1800-29 Inventory of contents of Erddig, 1800-1829, "Monkies & Cats / Dtto:"

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Place of origin
Materials Canvas (9937)
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Category Paintings (12519)
Collection Erddig, Wrexham (Accredited Museum) (15561)
Periods
Maker David Teniers the younger (Antwerp 1610 - Brussels 1690) (51)
Subjects
Object Type Oil painting (16488)

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