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Title

Landscape with Men Playing 'Mail à la Chicane'

Artist

Paul Bril

Date

1624

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G312
Landscape with Men Playing 'Mail à la Chicane', Paul Bril
Landscape with Men Playing 'Mail à la Chicane': Gallery Label - Current
: Landscape with Golfers
: The Landscape in Western Painting
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Medium: Paintings | Oil on canvas
Size: 26 5/8 x 34 3/4 in. (67.63 x 88.27 cm) (canvas)25 9/16 x 34 13/16 in. (65 x 88.5 cm) (sight)35 x 42 1/2 x 3 in. (88.9 x 107.95 x 7.62 cm) (outer frame)
Creation Place: Europe, Netherlands
Culture: Europe, Netherlands
Style: 17th century
Inscriptions: Signature and Date LC (on end of column): [1624 Paul Brill] Stamp on verso (stamped twice on top stretcher member): [Produce of Holland]Label on verso (center stretcher): [A2174]Marking on verso in blue pencil (on cross brace and top stretcher member): [A2174]Marking on verso in white chalk (on right stretc
Physical Description: Dutch Golden Age. Landscape with figures. Genre. In the foreground, a group of men playing ancient Dutch game of 'kolven' (golf). Middle distance, tower surrounded by a wall. In the distance, cottages and mountains. Rocky landscape to immediate left.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The William Hood Dunwoody Fund
Accession Number: 40.3
Artist: Paul Bril, Flemish, 1554 - 1626
Role: Artist
Nationality: Flemish
Life Dates: Flemish, 1554 - 1626
Added to Site: February 28, 2009