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Village festival, by Jan Steen

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An image of Village festival. Steen, Jan (Dutch, 1625/6-1679). Oil on canvas, height 54.3 cm, width 81.0, cm circa 1650.

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Village festival. Steen, Jan (Dutch, 1625/6-1679). Oil on canvas, height 54.3 cm, width 81.0, cm circa 1650.

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  • Accession Number: 73
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/13.0
  • Focal length: 120
  • Camera: Hasselblad H3DII-31
  • Photographer name: Andrew Norman
  • Image height: 689 pixels
  • Image width: 1024 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.0 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 110.77kB
  • Exposure time: 1/125
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Fnumber: 13/1
  • Captured: 2013:07:30 11:09:45

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17th Century amusements architectural architecture building children drinking Dutch Dutch Golden Age entertainment festival festivities Fitz_PDP hostelry inn Jan Steen leisure oil on canvas painting peasants tavern village villagers

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