Interpretive Resource

Activity: <em>The Family Concert </em>

Activity: The Family Concert

Painter Jan Steen is best known for his humorous scenes of daily life. He loved to show people eating, drinking, dancing, or playing music. The man strumming a lute may be Steen himself. The other figures may represent members of Steen's family. Includes discussion questions and activities for use at home, school, and in the museum.

17th century, animals, Dada, Europe, families, music, painting


Fine Arts, Language Arts
Early Childhood

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