Würfelnde Soldaten in einer Schenke

Würfelnde Soldaten in einer Schenke

Dating
um 1636/38
More about this artwork
During the Thirty Years’ War marauding soldiers were a rabble to be reckoned with. Here, the well-dressed young man surrounded by dubious characters also hints at a rigged game so widely practiced by soldiers, as tension lurks in the air.
Displayed
AP OG Kabinett 11
Inventory Number
242
Birth year of the artist
1605
Year the artist deceased
1638
Dimensions of the object
35,8 x 47,3 cm
Material / Technology / Carrier
Eichenholz
Genre
Malerei
Department
Flämische Malerei
Origin
Aus der Kurfürstlichen Galerie München
Stock
Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen - Alte Pinakothek München
Citation
Adriaen Brouwer, Würfelnde Soldaten in einer Schenke, um 1636/38, Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen - Alte Pinakothek München, URL: https://www.sammlung.pinakothek.de/en/artwork/jWLpZZy4KY (Last updated on 23.05.2022)

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