Interior of an Inn

Adriaen van Ostade (Haarlem 1610 – Haarlem 1685)
National Trust Inventory Number 810135

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date 1663 (signed and dated)
Materials Oil on panel
Measurements 308 x 419 mm (12 1/8 x 16 1/8 in)
Place of origin Holland
Collection Buckland Abbey, Devon (Accredited Museum)
On show at Buckland Abbey, Devon, South West, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on panel, Interior of an Inn by Adriaen van Ostade (Haarlem 1610 –Haarlem 1685), signed and dated AV (in compendium) Ostade. 1663.


Collection of Lady Holderness, 1802; collection of Sir Gregory Page Turner, 3rd Bt (1748 - 1805); Lord Charles Townshend, 1819; collection of A. Delahante (1767 - 1837), 1821; collection of William Beckford (1760 - 1844), 1840; collection of Sir George Lindsay Holford (1860-1926), Westonbirt; his deceased sale, Christie's 17 May 1928, lot 29, for 1,890 guineas to Buttery (1868 - 1929); 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.

Credit line

Buckland Abbey (given from the estate of Edna, Lady Samuel of Wych Cross (1918-2008) to the National Trust in 2010)

Makers and roles

Adriaen van Ostade (Haarlem 1610 – Haarlem 1685), artist


Buchanan 1824 W. Buchanan, Memoirs of Paintings, London, 1824, vol. I, 1824,p. 313
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., vol. I, 1829, pp. 143-44, no. 133
Waagen 1854 Gustav Waagen, Treasures of Art in Great Britain, 3 vols. (translated by Lady Eastlake), London, 1854, vol. II, 1854,p. 201
Hofstede de Groot 1908-27 C. Hofstede de Groot, A Catalogue Raisonné of the Most Eminent Dutch Painters of the Seventeenth Century..., 1908-27, 8 vols., vol. III, 1901, pp.337-338, no. 650

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Place of origin Holland (1179)
Materials Panel (364)
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Category Art / Oil paintings (12632)
Collection Buckland Abbey, Devon (Accredited Museum) (917)
Periods 17th century (33416)
Maker Adriaen van Ostade (Haarlem 1610 – Haarlem 1685) (10)
Subjects Scenes of everyday life (Genre) (217)
Object Type Oil painting (14421)

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