A trompe l'oeil of a hanging pheasant; and A trompe l'oeil of a hanging black grouse

Signature: The first signed 'Cornelius, bilaus, f.' (lower left); the second signed 'C. bilaus:' (lower right)

PROPERTY OF MRS. WENDELL CHERRY

Anoymous sale; Sotheby's, New York, 22 May 1997, lot 176A ($16,000).

About Cornelis Biltius

Dutch, 1653 - after 1686, The Hague, Netherlands