19th century folk art cat
19th century folk art cat
19th century folk art cat

Portrait of a Cat

 

An unusual 19th century portrait of a cat caught in the act of killing an unfortunate bird.  Mid 19th century oil on canvas. Unsigned.

 

In the style of Jan Fyt (Fijt), who was one of the leading Flemish

animal painters of the Baroque period. 

 

In a lovely period faux rosewood painted frame

 

Sight:    17" x  13"  ( 43cm x 33cm)

Frame:  21.5"  x  17.5"   (54cm x 44cm)  

 

£ 650

 

Ref: 306

 

19th century folk art cat