Netherlandish School, 17th century
Large Fish Still Life
Oil on canvas (relined). 95 x 125.5 cm.
In a German private collection for two generations.
Robbels, Hella: Frans Snyders - Stilleben- und Tiermaler 1579-1657, p. 194, no. 29 d.
This large and detailed still life painting is thought to be based on Frans Snyders' depiction of a fish market which is housed in the Hermitage Museum in Saint Petersburg (inv. no. 1320). The present work was once ascribed to Alexander Adriaenssen and is registered with the RKD in The Hague under the no. 277972.