Netherlandish painter of large still lifes, market and kitchen
pieces - active in Antwerp. Beuckelaer was the nephew and pupil of
Pieter Aertsen, and he followed his uncle's preference for scenes in
which a religious subject is relegated to the background by the
still life or genre content (The Cook, Kunsthistorisches Museum,
Vienna). He seems to have been the first painter to depict fish
Le Christ portant
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