TENIERS, David the Younger
(b. 1610, Antwerpen, d. 1690, Bruxelles)

Country Kermis

c. 1650
Oil on canvas, 78 x 106 cm
Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam

The depiction of village festivals was one of Teniers' most popular subjects. A large group of standing figures provides an opportunity to deploy a range of poses, gestures and relationships.