Rauchende und trinkende Bauern
Adriaen Brouwer (1605-1638)

Rauchende und trinkende Bauern,

1625 - 1638
Material / Technology / Carrier
Eichenholz
Dimensions of the object
35,2 x 26,5 cm
Displayed
AP OG Kabinett 11
Department
Flämische Malerei
Genre
Malerei
Inventory number
2062
Acquisition
Aus der Kurfürstlichen Galerie München
Stock
Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen - Alte Pinakothek München
Citation
Adriaen Brouwer, Rauchende und trinkende Bauern, 1625 - 1638, Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen - Alte Pinakothek München, URL: https://www.sammlung.pinakothek.de/en/artwork/2mxqDbW48b (Last updated on 23.05.2022)
The drawing over the door can be seen as a commentary on the scene depicted. Due to its poor sight during the day, the owl symbolises tomfoolery. The laziness captured here, underlined by the number of unpaid drinks notched up on the stool, will ultimately lead to a life of poverty.

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