1627/8 - 1671
Johannes Spruyt was born in Amsterdam, and may have been taught there by Jan Weenix. He was recorded in Amsterdam in 1660 and 1665 and was buried in the city in September 1671. Spruyt painted scenes in which birds and wild fowl are prominent (similar to those painted by Hondecoeter).
probably about 1660
The National Gallery, Trafalgar Square, London WC2N 5DN