Hoendecoeter, Melchior, “Still life with catch outdoors”

Hoendecoeter, Melchior, “Still life with catch outdoors”

Utrecht 1636 – Amsterdam 1695. Pupil of his father Gysbert d’Hondecoeter and his uncle J.B. Weenix.

Still life with catch outdoors

Canvas
Dated: ca. 1670
70 x 86 cm
Inv.nr. 128-1946, Cat.nr. 185

Formerly attributed to Jan Weenix and indeed it bears his signature. It is not easy to distinguish the paintings of these two masters.