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Companion, Village Scene, Vintage and Preparation for the Feast, (painting)

Artist:
Breughel 1510-1570
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 44 (Sale info: For Sale).
[See entry 03260043 for companion piece.] There has seldom been pictures of less labour and apparently more finished, the colours extremely brilliant, the drawing equal to teniers, the effect of the distance uncommonly good, light and shade broad and very transparent. Painted by old breughel, who was born at breda, 1510, died 1570." [P. 6; see serial 03260043 for companion piece.]
Descriptive Catalogue of Original Cabinet Paintings, now arranged in the Gallery, Doggett's Repository of Arts, entrance at No. 16, Market-Street, and may be viewed every day, from 8 in the morning till sunset; being a truly splendid and valuable Collection of one hundred and sixty-four Cabinet Paintings in elegant frames; selected on the Continent of Europe, at the Expense of thirty thousand dollars, and are warranted to comprise the works of the Great Masters, from the 13th Century to the Present Time.
Topic:
Occupation--Farm--Harvesting
Figure group
Recreation--Party
Recreation--Leisure--Eating & Drinking
Control number:
AECI 03260044
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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