Inn with Guest and Serving Maid ("The Importunate Guest"), Jan Steen
Jan Steen
Inn with Guest and Serving Maid ("The Importunate Guest")
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Jan Steen

Inn with Guest and Serving Maid ("The Importunate Guest"), ca. 1665


Dimensions
29.0 x 23.9 x min. 0.4 cm
maximum depth
1.0 cm
Physical Description
Oil on oak
Inventory Number
532
Acquisition
Acquired in 1817 with the Sophia Franziska de Neufville-Gontard collection
Status
On display

Work Data

Basic Information

Title
Inn with Guest and Serving Maid ("The Importunate Guest")
Painter
Period Produced
School
Object Type
Physical Description
Oil on oak
Material
Technique
Label at the Time of Manufacture
Signiert oben rechts am Kaminmantel: JSteen (JS ligiert)
Bezeichnet auf der Druckgraphik an der Wand: VYL. SP(?)[...]

Property and Acquisition

Institution
Administration
Collection
Picture Copyright
© Städel Museum
Acquisition
Acquired in 1817 with the Sophia Franziska de Neufville-Gontard collection

Work Content

Motifs and References

Genre
Main Motif
Persons Shown
Associated Persons and Institutions

Iconclass

Primary
  • 43B31(+11) inn, coffee-house, public house, etc. (+ waiter, waitress, etc.)
  • 33C31 one-sided courting
  • 48B3 portrait, self-portrait of artist
  • 61B2(STEEN, Jan) historical person (STEEN, Jan)
  • 31B521 drunkard
  • 31A235 sitting figure
  • 42F51 maid ~ house personnel
  • 31AA231 standing figure - AA - female human figure
Secondary

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03.09.2019