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A Castle and its Proprietors

The figures were traditionally identified as Teniers and his wife, but the house does not resemble Teniers' own country house of Drij Toren (seen in a view by Teniers in the collection of the Duke of Buccleuch, Boughton House). The house in DPG95 is probably fanciful.

Currently on display

Artist
David Teniers the younger
Date
c.1640s-1660s
Location
Gallery 2
Dimensions
112.2 x 169.2 cm
Materials
Oil on canvas
Inscription
Signed, bottom centre left: 'DTF' ('DT' in monogram)
Acquisition
Bourgeois Bequest, 1811
Accession number
DPG095