Jan Molenaer (II)

Peasants carousing in a tavern, ca. 1646-1690
Prague, Národní Galerie v Praze, inv./ O [..]
Object information
Object category
panel (oak), oil paint
rectangle (portrait format) 28 x 24,9 cm
Information about the signature, dating, inscription or any other mark on the front or back of the art work
  • signed lower left: Jan molenaer
    Sevcík/Bartilla/Seifertová 2012, p. 285, no. 265
Current attribution
Jan Molenaer (II)
In the museum catalogue of 2012, the former attribution to Jan Miense Molenaer was not fully rejected. However, Jan Molenaer II was regarded as the more likely artist of this painting (Sevcík/Bartilla/Seifertová 2012, p. 285, no. 265).
Rejected attribution
Jan Miense Molenaer
Exact or approximate dating of the described art work; the search parameters adopted for this art work in this database, are found in brackets.
c. 1646-1690 (1646 - 1690)
Dendrochronological research established 1646 as the earliest possible date for this painting, but a date after 1656 as more likely (Sevcík/Bartilla/Seifertová 2012, p. 285, no. 265).
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Entered on: 2017-08-30; Last modification: 2017-08-31


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