CODDE, Pieter
(b. 1599, Amsterdam, d. 1678, Amsterdam)

Gallant Company

Oil on panel, 54 x 68 cm
Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam

Pieter Codde is best known for his paintings of elegant companies in interiors. His attention to detail and meticulous technique ensured that his work stood out from that of contemporaries working in the same genre. This Gallant Company is an undisputed high point in his oeuvre.

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