Tag Archives: David Teniers the Younger

Alcohol and the art of David Teniers Jr.

Mirjana Stojkovic-Ivkovic Belgrade, Serbia   Fig 1. Smokers and drinkers, Museo del Prado, Madrid (this picture makes fun of human frailties, stupidity and vices.) David Teniers the Younger (1610–1690) was one of the most prolific and versatile Flemish artists. About 2000 pictures have been attributed to him, including replicas and copies, and at least 900 […]

The village uroscopist

Alexandru Sonoc Sibiu, Romania     The Village Physician David Teniers the Younger (1610-1690) Brukenthal National Museum, Sibiu, Romania   A physician sits in his studio at a table on which stand several covered vases. He has a book in his left hand and holds in his right hand a glass flask against the light […]