Pierre Dupuis (Montfort-l'Amaury 1610-1682 Paris)
Peaches, grapes, plums and pomegranates on a stone plinth and a carved stone tablet with apples and peaches in a landscape
oil on canvas
89.8 x 117.2cm (35 3/8 x 46 1/8in).
- The artist of the present work is known to have produced a group of paintings, which include the composition in the Scharnowski Collection, Munich, which is cited in the catalogue footnote and which Michel Faré attributed to Pierre Dupuis. Alternative attributions that have since been suggested for the author of this group are Nicolas de Largillière, Blin de Fontanay and Jean-Baptiste de Monnoyer.