David Teniers (the Younger)

David Teniers (the Younger)
Years of life: 1610 – 1690
Art Movement: Baroque
Painting School: Flemish School
Genre: Genre scenes , Landscape , Religious , Still-life , Mythology
Country: Flanders
Century: XVII

Teniers is best known for his genre paintings depicting rough peasants, such as in Boors Carousing. After 1651 he detailed views of the painting galleries of Archduke Leopold Wilhelm (Regent of the Netherlands). Later work is weak.

David Teniers’s major works are The Kitchen, 1646 (St. Petersburg: Hermitage Museum); An Old Peasant Caresses a Kitchen Maid in the Stable, c. 1650 (London: National Gallery); Peasants Making Music, c. 1650 (Vienna: Liechtenstein Museum).

References:

  1. Robert Cumming. Art: complete encyclopedia. – 512 p. – Moscow: Astrel, 2005.

Artworks:

  • The Musette Player

    1637

    The Musette Player   •  1637

  • A shepherd with his flock in a landscape with ruins

    1650s

    A shepherd with his flock in a landscape with ruins  •  1650s

  • Tavern Scene

    1634

    Tavern Scene   •  1634

  • The Alchemist

    between 1640 and 1650

    The Alchemist   •  between 1640 and 1650

  • Heron Hunting with the Archduke Leopold Wilhelm

    1652 - 1656

    Heron Hunting with the Archduke Leopold Wilhelm   •  1652 - 1656

  • Flemish Country Inn

    Flemish Country Inn

  • Tavern Scene

    1658

    Tavern Scene  •  1658

  • An Artist in his Studio

    1643

    An Artist in his Studio   •  1643

  • Temptation of Saint Anthony

    1665

    Temptation of Saint Anthony  •  1665

  • Guardroom with Saint Peter delivered

    1630/1640

    Guardroom with Saint Peter delivered   •  1630/1640

  • The Kermis at the Half Moon Inn

    1641

    The Kermis at the Half Moon Inn   •  1641

  • Trictrac players

    Trictrac players

  • Soldiers Raid a Village

    1648

    Soldiers Raid a Village   •  1648

  • A Monkey Encampment

    1633

    A Monkey Encampment  •  1633

  • The Kitchen

    1646

    The Kitchen   •  1646

  • The Works of Mercy

    1640

    The Works of Mercy  •  1640

  • The Virgin and Child with Saints Stephen, Jerome and Maurice

    1656

    The Virgin and Child with Saints Stephen, Jerome and Maurice  •  1656

  • Kitchen Scene

    1644

    Kitchen Scene  •  1644

  • Still-life with Books and Globe

    1650s

    Still-life with Books and Globe   •  1650s

  • Twelfth-night (The King Drinks)

    1635-1640

    Twelfth-night (The King Drinks)  •  1635-1640

  • Peasants Merry-Making

    1650

    Peasants Merry-Making   •  1650

  • The Fair of the Birds in Brussels

    1652

    The Fair of the Birds in Brussels  •  1652

  • The Kermis at the Half Moon Inn

    1641

    The Kermis at the Half Moon Inn   •  1641

  • Peasants Dancing outside an Inn

    1645 - 1650

    Peasants Dancing outside an Inn   •  1645 - 1650

  • Flemish Kermess

    1652

    Flemish Kermess   •  1652

  • A Barn Interior

    1650s

    A Barn Interior   •  1650s

  • The Game of Cards

    1645

    The Game of Cards   •  1645

  • Flemish Kermess

    1640

    Flemish Kermess   •  1640

  • Temptation of St Antony

    1644 - 1646

    Temptation of St Antony   •  1644 - 1646

  • Apes in the Kitchen

    1645

    Apes in the Kitchen   •  1645

  • The Temptation of St Anthony

    1640s

    The Temptation of St Anthony   •  1640s

  • Temptation of St Antony

    1650s

    Temptation of St Antony   •  1650s

  • Tavern Scene

    1640

    Tavern Scene   •  1640

  • Temptation of St. Anthony

    Temptation of St. Anthony

  • Two Drinkers

    1635

    Two Drinkers   •  1635

  • Monkeys in the School

    1660

    Monkeys in the School   •  1660

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