There are two variants of ‘Gloomy Fair’, in this case the theme is outcasts. It is a depiction of an everyday scene, where is clearly seen the artist’s keen observation talent. He captures various social classes, from the merchants to the tramps and outcasts. Scenery evokes a motif of marketplace, which was a common scene painted by the artist.


  • Title: Gloomy Fair I. Outcasts
  • Creator: Ladislav Mednyánszky
  • Date: 1880 - 1885
  • Physical Dimensions: w104 x h51 cm (Complete)
  • Exhibiton: Strážky, Spišská Belá, Slovakia
  • Provenance: Slovak National Gallery
  • Type: Painting, oil on canvas
  • External Link: Slovak National Gallery

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