Les Vivandières de Brest (The Vivandières of Brest)

Oil on canvas | 46.7 x 59.5cm | c.1728

Jean-Baptiste Pater

The painting is a good example of the military scenes that Pater produced. The theme recalls the rare encampment scenes of Watteau and the very common military pictures of Dutch seventeenth-century artists such as Wouwermans, which were highly prized...
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