Two Rabbits with Game Bag and Powder Flask
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This is an unusual subject for Chardin, but one that was very common in the realm of still-life painting as a whole. The paint is also applied more thinly than in the majority of Chardin's works, being only stained on to the canvas. The fur is however rendered with the usual fastidious care and expertise found in the artist's still-lifes.
Owner/Location: Musée de Picardie  (France - Amiens)
Dates: circa 1755
Artist age:Approximately 56 years old.
Dimensions: Height: 44.2 cm (17.4 in.), Width: 53.5 cm (21.06 in.)
Medium: Painting - oil on canvas
Entered by: Member rocsdad on 28 December 2011.
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