Peasants dancing outside a Tavern, with a Village Church in the distance
David Teniers the younger (Antwerp 1610 - Brussels 1690)
Art / Oil paintings
1630 - 1690
Oil on panel
422 x 629 mm (16 5/8 x 24 3/4 in)
Place of origin
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Buckland Abbey, Devon (Accredited Museum)
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Oil painting on panel, Peasants dancing dancing outside a Tavern, with a Village Church in the distance by David Teniers the younger (Antwerp 1610 - Brussels 1690), signed lower right: D. TENIERS FEC.
Possibly collection of Miles Hart Davies, 1814; possibly collection of George Watson Taylor, 1823; possibly collection of Alexander Baring, 1st Baron Ashburton (1774-1848) , 1831; collection of William Baring, 2nd Baron Ashburton (1799-1864) by 1854; collection of Mrs E. Ettlinger, 1956 (on loan to York City Art Gallery); Harold Samuel, Baron Samuel of Wych Cross; acquired by the National Trust as a gift from the estate of the late Edna, Lady Samuel of Wych Cross (1918-2008), 2010.
Buckland Abbey (given from the estate of Edna, Lady Samuel of Wych Cross (1918-2008) to the National Trust in 2010)
Makers and roles
David Teniers the younger (Antwerp 1610 - Brussels 1690), artist of original
Smith 1829 - 42 J.Smith, A Catalogue Raisonné of the Works of the Most Eminent Dutch, Flemish and French Painters, London, 1829 -1842 9 vols., possibly p. 376, no. 445 Waagen 1854 Gustav Waagen, Treasures of Art in Great Britain, 3 vols. (translated by Lady Eastlake), London, 1854 and with a supplementary volume: Galleries and Cabinets of Art in Great Britain, London 1857, vol. II, 1854,p. 106 David Teniers the Younger, exh. cat. (ed. Margaret Klinge), Koninklijk Museum voor Schone Kunsten, Antwerp, 11 May – 1 September 1991, p. 319 reprd.