Still Life with Cheeses, Almonds and Pretzels

Oil on panel | 34.5 x 49.5cm | c. 1615

Clara Peeters

In this still-life, a table is laid with cheeses, pretzels and figs, alongside costly objects like a gilded Venetian glass and a Chinese dish. The Antwerp painter Clara Peeters was one of the first food still-life painters, and her ‘banketjes’ or ban...
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