Bambocciante scene, Jan Miel (follower of), 18th century
Jan Miel (follower of), Bambocciante scene, 18th century Oil on wood, 38.5 x 51 cm. With frame L 66 x 53.5 cm price: private negotiation. Object accompanied by a certificate of authenticity. The bright painting, with a great chromatic impact thanks to the oil on board technique it depicts a lively bambocciante scene, whose characters are found in a countryside, near the entrance door of a town or village. The term Bambocciata defines that kind of painting aimed at representing, with figurative vivacity and with animated effects of light and color, episodes of urban and rural life, street scenes, taverns, markets, animated by common people, gypsies and peasants.