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European Art
Artist: Adriaen van Ostade, Dutch, 1610–1685

Peasants Merrymaking in a Barn

ca. 1635

Oil on panel

unframed: 41.3 × 34.1 cm (16 1/4 × 13 7/16 in.)
Bequest of Dr. Herbert and Monika Schaefer
2020.37.21
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Dutch
Period: 
17th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

Delahante Collection, London, before 1800; Sir Abraham Hume Collection, London, 1824; John William Spencer (son of the former) Collection, 2nd Earl of Brownlow, Belton House, Grantham (d. 1867); Lord Edward Brownlow Collection, 7th Baron of Brownlow, Belton House, Grantham; The Trustees of the Brownlow Chattels Settlement, London, 1984 (sold at Christie's, London, 6 April 1984, no. 80); Alan Jacobs Gallery, London; Dr. and Mrs. Herbert Schaefer Collection.

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