Dead Birds
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This still life shows five dead chickens and a wicker basket. It's a companion piece to 'A Dead Turkey' also in the museum. It has an afinity with Goya's 'Disasters of War' series, dealing with death and painted in about the same period.
Owner/Location: Museo Nacional del Prado  (Spain - Madrid)
Dates: 1808-1812
Artist age:Approximately 66 years old.
Dimensions: Height: 46 cm (18.11 in.), Width: 64 cm (25.2 in.)
Medium: Painting - oil on canvas
Entered by: Member kohn1fox on 01 December 2013.
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