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Tagged With: spoon

The Doctor’s Visit – Elisabeth Geertruida Wassenbergh 1760

Elisabeth Geertruida Wassenbergh  ( 1729  -1781 ) Detail: doctor, medicine, chair, table, brazier, foot warmer, cat,  spoon, medicine bottle, paintings, boy, bow, arrow, tricorn hat, maid, door, tea set

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An Alchemist – Adriaen van Ostade 1661

Adriaen van Ostade (1610–1685) Ok, it might be easier to say what isn’t in this painting. Detail: alchemist, wife, children, basket, window, raised hearth, curtain, ladder, herbs, basket, bowl, pot, bottle, flask bread, scales, funnel jar, box, stool, spoon, kettle, pipe, specticles, knife, tongs, bellows, book, retort, jug, hourglass, drill, fire bucket, sieve, pitcher, dust … Continue reading »

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Kitchen Still Life with Parrot and Female Figure – Peter Jakob Horemans 1760

Peter Jakob Horemans ( 1700 – 1776 ) Detail:  girl, parrot, food, plate, copper pan, pewter plate, mallet bottle, manchet bread, tea cup, saucer, jug, meat, spoon, bowl, pot, onions, short gown with buttons

Categories: 18th Century, Flemish, Painting | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Country Kermis – David Teniers the Younger 1665

David Teniers the Younger   1610 – 1690 Detail: pig, redware cook pot, plates, spoon, brass kettle, iron kettle, strainer, bench, pitcher, well, jug, thatch, festival , dancing, dog, children, piper, oven exterior, table, bread, food, piper, doves, dovecote barrel, knife, keys, hat with feather

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The Fat Kitchen – Steen 1668

Jan Steen  1626 – 1679 Detail:  hearth, fireplace, dripping pan, gridiron, meat, cooking pot, cleaver, salamander, key, lantern, plates, stool, spoon, pitcher, child, dog.

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Widow Costard’s cow and goods – Penny 1782

Edward Penny, 1714-1791  from Yale Center for British Art This is a beautiful scene with an interesting array of clothing to see.   Check out the difference in the clothing between the to gentlemen in the painting and notice the style of the clothing on the old lady. Detail: bellows, coal tongs,  skimmer, dipper, cooking pot, … Continue reading »

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Boy Turning Spit – Chodowiecki 1746

Daniel Nikolaus Chodowiecki   1726-1801 Great picture of a German raised hearth.  I hope this boy got a little of the meat when he was done with his long, hot and boring job. Detail: boy, chair, firewood, basket, food, raised hearth, fire, tongs, bucket, brick, spit, reflector, basting tray, brazier, bowl, meat, spoon.

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Peasant Interior – Le Nain brothers 1642

Le Nain brothers  1598/1610 –  1648/1677 OK, I am drawn to rustic 17th century interior scenes.  I find the delicate glass goblet almost funny in the very down to earth picture.  And while they have food on the “table” and wine in the glass the clothing is in bad shape.  What, no bird cage? Details: … Continue reading »

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