METSU, Gabriel
(b. 1629, Leiden, d. 1667, Amsterdam)

The Cook

Oil on canvas, 40 x 34 cm
Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid

Metsu was a specialist in market and kitchen scenes which provided the possibility to depict game, fish, fruit and vegetables, and kitchen utensils.

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