Still Life of Dead Game

Baldassare de Caro (Naples 1689-1750/60)
National Trust Inventory Number 537592

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date 1670 - 1729
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 711 x 978 mm (28 x 38 1/2 in)
Place of origin Naples
Collection Croft Castle, Herefordshire (Accredited Museum)
On show at Croft Castle, Herefordshire, Midlands, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, Still Life of Dead Game by Baldassare del Caro (fl.1700-1729), late 17th century to early 18th century.


Acquired by Michael Henry Glendower Page Croft, 2nd Baron Croft (1916-1997); loaned to The National Trust before 1993; accepted by HM Government in Lieu of Inheritance Tax from the estate of Michael Henry Glendower Page Croft and allocated to The National Trust for display at Croft Castle in 2004.

Credit line

Croft Castle, The Croft Collection (National Trust)

Makers and roles

Baldassare de Caro (Naples 1689-1750/60), artist

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Periods 17th century (33410)
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Subjects Still Life (224)
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