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Monthly Archives: March 2013

The parrot cage by Jan Steen 1665

Jan Steen (  1626 – 1679  ) The quality of this image is very good, but I just wanted to point our the raised hearth for those folks interested. Detail: raised hearth, cooking, food, cook pot, chair, table, backgammon, bird, parrot, bird cage, boy, barrel, metal basin, smoking pipe, jug

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The Dancing Couple by Jan Steen 1663

Jan Steen (  1626 – 1679  ) Detail: dancing, pewter spoon, barrel, pipe, brazier, pitcher, tub, jug, goblet, table, chair, bench, music, violin, flute, toy, child, pudding cap, raised crust pie, food, bread, meat, knife, basket, bird cage, bird, window, shutter

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The Satyr and the Peasant Family by Jan Steen 1661

Jan Steen ( 1626 – 1679 ) Detail: hearth, table, chair, brass cook pot, wood lid, plate, eggs, food, pewter spoon, knife, bowl, bread, axe, wood pitcher, lantern, mules, child, welsh wig, cheese, meat, cartwheel hat, shelf, window, door, bottle, knitty knotty, table cloth, meat, wood spoon

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Games and fights of the Negroes by François Aimé Louis Dumoulin 1788

François Aimé Louis Dumoulin (1753–1834) Detail: sailors, naval clothing, ship, sloop, ship’s boat, trousers,  games, fighting, turtle, ocean, canoe, basket, tobacco pipe, drum

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Self Portrait by Aart Schouman 1730

Aart Schouman(1710-1792) Detail:  artwork, paint, brushes, pipe, palette, bottle, flask, knife, banyan, easel, work cap, fireplace, skull, figurines, cravat, paint pot

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