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1. Willem Cornelisz. Duyster, Soldiers Fighting over Booty in a Barn, ca. 1623-1624. Oil on panel, 37.6 x 57 cm. National Gallery, London, Inv. NG1386. ©National Gallery, London.

The Spanish capture of Saint Kitts in 1629 by Fadrique de Toledo, Marquis of Villanueva de Valdueza.

Miliary Life is the XVII century genre, and Willem Cornelisz Duyster is a master of the the genre. I cannot think of a stronger painting in this category than "The Marauders."

David Teniers | Le Reniement de saint Pierre dans un corps de garde avec des joueurs de cartes | Images d’Art

“In all their glory”: Amsterdam civic guards portraits – (2) Jan van Dyk and the paintings in the Town Hall

Kloveniers civic guards of District V led by Captain Cornelis de Graeff and Lieutenant Hendrick Lauwrensz painted by Jacob Adriaensz Backer (1642)

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"The Drummer" by David Teniers the Younger (1647) in the Royal Collection, UK - From the curators' comments: "Military subjects were popular on either side of the frontier during the Eighty Years War (1568-1648)....[This painting] is rare in depicting the camp rather than the guard-room, but tries to convey the same aimless boredom of military life."

Soldiers in a Guardroom Gerbrand van den Eeckhout (1621-1674) at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston