(b. 1684, Nagyszeben, d. after 1731, London)

Peacock, Hen and Cock Pheasant in a Landscape

Oil on canvas, 126 x 98 cm
Private collection

Stranover's work has freshness and exoticism which is absent from the work of the few other animal painters working in Britain at this date and his widespread commercial success is readily understandable.

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