Entertainers in a Brothel

The composition, with variations, is known in several versions, two of which accord with the style of the Brunswick Monogrammist. It is improbable that any of the known versions is the original of the design. The costume dates from the 1550s.

Key facts

Artist
Artist dates
active about 1535 - 1555
Full title
Entertainers in a Brothel
Date made
about 1555
Medium and support
Oil on oak
Dimensions
45.7 × 60.9 cm
Inscription summary
Inscribed
Acquisition credit
Presented by Thomas Esmond Lowinsky in memory of Lt. T.M.F.E. Lowinsky, 1945
Inventory number
NG5577
Location in Gallery