KOETS, Roelof
(b. ca. 1592, Haarlem, d. 1655, Haarlem)

Still-Life with a Wine Glass

Oil on panel, 56 x 68 cm
Private collection

This still-life is one of Roelof Koets's mature works which were influenced by one of the major 17th century Dutch still-life painters, Pieter Claesz. Koets and Claesz. were friends and regularly worked together on the same still-life paintings of pronk ('display') and banquet still-lifes; Koets then painted the fruits, especially grapes, and the vine.

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