David Teniers the Younger

1610-1690 Holland-Belgium

 

Brief Biography- David Teniers the Younger was from Antwerp. He was taught by his father David Teniers the Elder who was a successful artist. His son and grandson were also renowned artists. Peasant genre scenes were his specialty however he painted many scenes of the Archduke Leopold Williams' private art collection which he was appointed keeper of. The archduke was regent of the Netherlands and was succeeded by Don John of Austria who kept Teniers on as court painter. His wife Anna was the daughter of Jan Brueghel the Elder son of Pieter Bruegel the Elder. Cornelis Saftleven was strongly influenced by Teniers.

 

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amusements,
sailors smoke

amusements

archduke leopold
wilhelm in his gallery

archduke leopold wilhelm in his gallery

art collection of
archduke leopold

art collection of archduke leopold wilhelm in brussels

costumed apes
having a meal

costumed apes having a meal

guardroom with
monkeys

guardroom with monkeys

kermis on saint
george's day

kermis on saint george's day

landscape at
the castle

landscape at the castle


peasants dancing

peasants dancing

rocky landscape
with pilgrims

rocky landscape with pilgrims

smoke, Man in
a white Hat

smoke, Man in a white Hat


the alchemist

the alchemist


the armorer's shop

the armorer's shop


the chaff cutter

the chaff cutter

the fair of
saint georges

the fair of saint georges

the kermis at the
half moon inn

the kermis at the half moon inn


the kitchen

the kitchen

the old man
and the maid

the old man and the maid

the painter and
his family

the painter and his family

the return of
the prodigal son

the return of the prodigal son

the temptation
of saint anthony

the temptation of saint anthony


the village doctor

the village doctor


the works of mercy

the works of mercy

village revel with
aristocratic couple

village revel with aristocratic couple


a barn interior

a barn interior


a flemish kermess

a flemish kermess

a view of het
sterckshof

a view of het sterckshof near antwerp


a village scene

a village scene


apes in the kitchen

apes in the kitchen

archduke leopold's
gallery

archduke leopold's gallery

archduke leopold's
gallery in brussels

archduke leopold's gallery in brussels

archduke leopold
wilhelm of austria

archduke leopold wilhelm of austria in his gallery


before the inn

before the inn by David Teniers the Younger


country kermis

country kermis

countryside inn
with revellers

countryside inn with revellers


dulle griet mad meg

dulle griet mad meg

figures gambling
in a tavern

figures gambling in a tavern


flemish kermess

flemish kermess


guardroom

guardroom

heron hunting with
the archduke leopold

heron hunting with the archduke leopold wilhelm


kitchen scene

kitchen scene


landscape

landscape

landscape with
figures

landscape with figures playing skittles

peasants bowling in
a village street

peasants bowling in a village street

peasants dancing
outside an inn

peasants dancing outside an inn by David Teniers the Younger

peasants making
music

peasants making music

peasants merry
making

peasants merry making

peasants playing
cards in an interior

peasants playing cards in an interior

peasants playing dice
outside an inn

peasants playing dice outside an inn

peasants playing
nine pins

peasants playing nine pins

return
from the hunt

return from the hunt

river landscape
with rainbow

river landscape with rainbow


saint jerome

saint jerome


smoker

smoker

smoker leaning his
elbow on a table

smoker leaning his elbow on a table

smokers
in a tavern

smokers in a tavern

smokers
in an interior

smokers in an interior


tavern scene

tavern scene

temptation of
saint anthony

temptation of saint anthony


the flautist

the flautist


the guardroom

the guardroom


the hustle cap

the hustle cap


the village feast

the village feast

three smokers and
drinkers in a tavern

three smokers and drinkers in a tavern interior

twelfth night the
king drinks

twelfth night the king drinks


two drunkards

two drunkards


village feast

village feast


village scene

village scene


witches initiation

witches initiation