A Garden Scene with Waterfowl

A woman appears to throw food to feed assorted waterfowl in a garden scene.

A date in the early 1660s has been suggested for this work on the basis of its relationship to paintings of fowl by Melchior d'Hondecoeter.

Key facts

Artist dates
1630 - 1677
Full title
A Garden Scene with Waterfowl
Date made
probably about 1660-5
Medium and support
Oil on canvas
33.7 x 45.8 cm
Inscription summary
Acquisition credit
Presented by John P. Heseltine, 1918
Inventory number
Location in Gallery