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Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery
Artist: Adriaen van de Venne, Dutch, 1589–1662

Peasants Dancing

1655

Oil on panel

60 × 75 cm (23 5/8 × 29 1/2 in.)
Bequest of Dr. Herbert and Monika Schaefer
2020.37.46
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Dutch
Period: 
17th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

Daniel Franken Dz. (1838–1898), Paris, by 1878. Sale, Sotheby Mak van Waay, Amsterdam, April 22-23, 1980, lot 140. Sale, Christie's, Amsterdam, June 20, 1989, lot 150. [Sale, Sotheby's, Monaco, December 2, 1994, lot 7 (unsold)]. Sale, Sotheby's, London, December 17, 1998, lot 150; sold through Thomas Agnew’s, London, to Dr. Herbert Schaefer (1910 – 2011) and Monika Schaefer (née Winter, died 2019), Malaga, Spain, December 17, 1998 (on loan to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven., Conn., 1999–2019); bequeathed to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 2019

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