Oil/wood, 50,5 x 39,5 cm, on the reverse Antwerp brand in shape of a hand as well as Antwerp punch mark from and date letter A from 1619-21, some rest. - We are grateful to Dr. Justin Davies for valuable informations. - French-Flemish painter. C. was pupil of Josse de Momper in Antwerp in 1594, in 1602 he became master of the local painter's guild. His elegant and lavishly dressed and richly coloured figuresare often shown in a landscape setting. Mus.: St. Petersburg (Hermitage), Amsterdam (Rijksmus.), Rotterdam (Mus. Boymans-van Beuningen), Antwerp, Hamburg, (Kunsthalle) a. others. Lit.: AKL, Thieme-Becker.