Melchior d'Hondecoeter

Dead Birds and Hunting Equipment in a Niche



Melchior d'Hondecoeter - Dead Birds and Hunting Equipment in a Niche

Exhibitions

2014 Rembrandt and the Dutch Golden Age, Nr. 58

Provenance

Count Carl Gustaf Tessin (1695-1770), Stockholm, by 1739
King Frederick I of Sweden, purchased from Tessin in 1749 on behalf of Louisa Ulrika, future Queen of Sweden
Queen Louisa Ulrika of Sweden (1720-1782), Drottningholm Palace
from whom purchased by the State of Sweden in 1777
Royal Museum, Stockholm, by 1795
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Other works by Melchior d' Hondecoeter


Melchior d'Hondecoeter Still life with game birds
Still life with game birds
c. 1665-75

Melchior d'Hondecoeter A Cock, Hens and Chicks
A Cock, Hens and Chicks

Melchior d'Hondecoeter Birds in a Park
Birds in a Park
c. 1670/80

Melchior d'Hondecoeter An eagle, swallow, snipe and finch in flight
An eagle, swallow, snipe and finch in flight

Melchior d'Hondecoeter
Dead Birds and Hunting Equipment in a Niche
c. 1633
56 x 46 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed lower right: M.d.hondecoeter
Nationalmuseum, Stockholm