Chardin's still life paintings were enormously influential in the 19th century. Although this painting has in the past been attributed to the artist, on stylistic grounds it is now recognised as a 19th-century imitation.

Key facts

Artist dates
1699 - 1779
Full title
Still Life with Bottle, Glass and Loaf
Date made
19th century
Medium and support
Oil on canvas
38.1 x 45.1 cm
Acquisition credit
Presented by Lord Savile, 1888
Inventory number
Location in Gallery