9 July 1999
41n Fyt (Antwerp 1611-1661)
Dead songbirds, a jay, and a snipe in a landscape
signed 'Joannes Fyt' (centre right)
oil on canvas, unframed
14.7/8 x 22.3/8 in. (38 x 56.8 cm.)
inscribed 'johannes Fyt' (on the stretcher)
The Counts of Salms-Wildenfels, Schloss Wildenfels.
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We are grateful to Mr. Fred Meijer for confirming the attribution, having examined the painting in person.
The lot is sold framed.
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