A genre scene depicting an aristocratic couple and their extensive entourage who have stopped in a village and encamped.
A 'Merienda' at a Country Inn by Luis Paret y Alcazar, 17721773
© York Art Gallery
- Oil on canvas
- 45 x 55 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £70,000 ( Total: £130,000)
- Acquired in:
In the foreground the couple are having a merienda or picnic while a barefoot innkeeper serves them wine.
General Maxime Weygand (1867-1965); Christie's, New York, 1999; Colnaghi.