Merrymaking in a Tavern

Oil on canvas | 73.3 x 65.9cm | probably 1674

Jan Steen

The son of a brewer, in 1647 Jan Steen began his professional training as a painter. He is thought to have studied with Jan van Goyen and Adriaen van Ostade, whose low-life genre pictures greatly influenced his early works. Steen’s Merrymaking in a T...
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