"Concert of Birds" notebook
Lined paper. Stapled binding. A5 (15 x 21 cm). 32 sheets (64 pages).
Frans Snyders was an outstanding 17th-century Flemish painter who was noted for his mastery in depicting animals, sometimes symbolically, as in Concert of Birds (1629-1630). The hoopoe and the jay perched on one of its branches are reproduced in this light notebook.