Back to results

A Peacock Attacking a Rooster Melchior de Hondecoeter


Melchior de Hondecoeter Utrecht, 1635/1636 – Amsterdam, 1695

Culture Netherlandish
Date after 1668
Object type painting
Medium, technique oil on canvas

142 × 174.5 cm

Inventory number 242
Collection Old Master Paintings
On view Museum of Fine Arts, First Floor, European Art 1600–1700 and British Painting 1600–1800, Cabinet 8


Pigler, Andor, Katalog der Galerie Alter Meister, 1-2. Museum der Bildenden Künste, Szépművészeti Múzeum, Budapest. 2, Akadémiai Kiadó, Budapest, 1967, p. 323.

This record is subject to revision due to ongoing research.

Recommended exhibitions