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Devil and Farmer's Family
Devil and Farmer's Family
Artist:
Date:
17th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Ink And Wash On Paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 155 x 165 mm (6 1/8 x 6 1/2 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1979.2.8
Acquisition Date:
1979-01-01
Credit Line:

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Elmer M. McCurdy

Satyr; peasant home; children; horses.
DEVIL (SAYTR?) AND FARMER’S FAMILY, rural family gathers around table in their home or barn, they are joined by the devil who addresses the farmer with pleading gestures, the mother feeds her two children at the other end of the table, horses, pigs and other farm animals mill around the table, scene of temptation or a simple meal?