1 September 2004
Alexander Adriaenssen (Antwerp 1587-1661)
Crabs, pikes and shrimp on a wooden ledge
oil on panel
22.8 x 32.5 cm.
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For the attribution, compare with the painting, signed and dated 1645, listed by G. Spiessens, Leven en werk van de Antwerpse Schilder Alexander Adriaenssen, 1990, p. 125, no. 40, fig. 25.
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