Bauernfamilie mit Vieh
Paulus Potter (1625-1654)

Bauernfamilie mit Vieh,

1646
Material / Technology / Carrier
Eichenholz
Dimensions of the object
37,1 x 29,5 cm
Displayed
AP OG Kabinett 21
Genre
Malerei
Inventory number
565
Acquisition
1803 im Tausch von der Akademie Kassel erworben
Stock
Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen - Alte Pinakothek München
Citation
Paulus Potter, Bauernfamilie mit Vieh, 1646, Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen - Alte Pinakothek München, URL: https://www.sammlung.pinakothek.de/en/artwork/5RGQJkY4z3 (Last updated on 25.05.2022)
For buyers from the middle-class and the aristocracy, leading animal painter Potter idealizes the quotidian reality of a farming family, who seem to lead a carefree existence of Arcadian freedom in the countryside, without hard work and in harmony with nature.

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