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  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Description

    The village fair. A gathering of peasants in front of an in and dancing and drinking, a street-seller or quack doctor selling his wares to a small crowd at centre, a horse-drawn cart heading towards a church at left, groups of peasants gathering under awnings in left background Etching

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1654 (c.)
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 124 millimetres (trimmed)
    • Width: 224 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered on the flag of the inn: "Av. O.".
  • Curator's comments

    This is third state with smudge along the tree to the right of the church-tower burnished, for comment see S.1530.

  • Bibliography

    • Hollstein 48.III bibliographic details
    • Bartsch I.380.48 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (D+F XVIIc Unmounted Roy)

  • Subjects

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number



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