Thursday, June 19, 2014

Gratuitous Bertie Dog Picture: Interior of a Dinner Bowl

"Good party; but where are the hamburgers?"

Image:  Interior of a Tavern with Cardplayers and a Violin Player, Creator: Jan Steen, (Leiden 1626-Leiden 1679) (artist), Creation Date: 1663 - 1670, Materials: Oil on canvas, Acquirer: George IV, King of the United Kingdom (1762-1830), when Prince Regent (1811-20), Provenance: Purchased by George IV in 1818 for £170.

Crown Copyright, The Royal Collection via The Royal Collection Trust.  The original image is courtesy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.

To learn more about this lively Dutch masterpiece, visit its official entry in the online catalog of The Royal Collection.

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