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Francisco Barranco

Still life

Oil on canvas
47 x 80 cm
Signed and dated 1647
Artist established in Seville in the 17th century, between 1630 and 1640
There is no evidence to prove that he was Spanish; he might well have been a Flemish painter who settled in Spain
The iconography of the work is reminiscent of Flemish still lifes, both in its subject matter and in its treatment
Literature: Peter Cherry, 'Arte y Naturaleza', El Bodegon Espanol en el Siglo de Oro, pp. 261-262, fig. 187
Artist Biography: active in Seville between 1630 and 1640

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