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Jug with a Peasant Dance

Artist/maker unknown, Southern Netherlandish

Geography:
Made in Raeren, Southern Netherlands (modern Belgium), Europe

Date:
1583

Medium:
Salt-glazed stoneware with wash

Dimensions:
Height: 8 1/2 inches (21.6 cm) Diameter: 4 7/8 inches (12.4 cm)

Curatorial Department:
European Decorative Arts and Sculpture

* Gallery 354a, European Art 1500-1850, third floor

Accession Number:
1949-25-7

Credit Line:
Purchased with Museum funds, 1949

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Label:
The dancing couples on this jug are based on nine pairs depicted in Hans Sebald Beham’s Peasants’ Feast.


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