14 November 2012
Attributed to Jan Cossiers (Antwerp 1600-1671)
A man and a woman with the day's hunt, the head of a red deer, a hare, a roe deer, a hawk, a Northern Gannet and fruits displayed on a table before them, servants in the back of the kitchen
oil on canvas
161.3 x 204 cm.
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The present composition is a fine example of a collaboration between a figure and still life painter. It is known that Cossiers has painted together on several occassions with artist like Johannes Fyt, Pieter Boel and Frans Snyders.
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