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The Encampment: Preparations for the Feast
The Encampment: Preparations for the Feast
Artist:
Date:
1621
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching And Engraving
Dimensions:
Image: 122 x 235 mm (4 13/16 x 9 1/4 in.) Cropped
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1951.52.2
Acquisition Date:
1951-01-01
Credit Line:

Gift of Dr. Herbert M. Evans

A crowded family of travelers prepare their evening beneath two great ancient trees. Butchering, roasting, stewing. Toddlers watch. Woman is giving birth at center. Soldiers play cards. A young boy defecates from the branches of the right hand tree. (Jim Hahn 05/10/94)