Engraving on handlaid (verge) paper.
Sheet size: 26,5 x 27 cm. (10,4 x 10,6 inch). Image size: 26,5 x 27 cm. (10,4 x 10,6 inch).
Source unknown, to be determined.
Made by ‘Anonymous’ after ‘David Teniers the younger’. David Teniers the younger (15 December 1610 ? 25 April 1690) was a Flemish Baroque painter, printmaker, draughtsman, miniaturist painter, staffage painter, copyist and art curator. He was an extremely versatile artist known for his prolific output. He was an innovator in a wide range of genres such as history painting, genre painting, landscape painting, portrait and still life. He is now best remembered as the leading Flemish genre painter of his day. Teniers is particularly known for developing the peasant genre, the tavern scene, pictures of collections and scenes with alchemists and physicians.
Condition: Fair, given age. Stains in reverse. Tear In lower right corner with loss of paper, backed. Tear in upper left and right corner. Plate trimmed to image. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: PLAYING CARDS-BEER DRINKING-SMOKING-TAVERN