1958.0967 A Painting, B Frame, view 1
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Painting

  • Title:

    Still Life with flowers

  • Category:

    Paintings

  • Creator (Role):

    Jan van Huysum (Inspiration for design)

  • Place of Origin:

    Europe

  • Date:

    1700-1750

  • Materials:

    Oil paint; Canvas

  • Techniques:

    Painted

  • Museum Object Number:

    1958.0967 A


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Object Number

1958.0967 A

Object Name

Painting

Title

Still Life with flowers

Category

Paintings

Credit Line/Donor

Bequest of Henry Francis du Pont

Creator (Role)

Jan van Huysum (Inspiration for design)
1682-1749
Jan van Huysum studied under his father, Justus van Huysum, primarily a flower painter.

Place of Origin

Europe

Date

1700-1750

Subjects

Still life; Flowers

Materials

Oil paint; Canvas

Techniques

Painted

Dimensions (inches)

16.7 (H) , 13.4 (W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

42.3 (H) , 34.1 (W)

Measurement Notes

H at left. W at bottom.

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Bergstrom, Ingvar. 1956 Dutch Still-Life Painting in the Seventeenth Century.
For a discussion of van Huysum's work see pp. 225-228.
[Book] Esielonis, Karyn. 1994 Still-Life Painting in the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.
For a similar work, see cat. no. 14.
[Book] Mitchell, Peter. 1973 European Flower Painters.
For a brief biography of the artist, see p. 142-145.
[Book] Taylor, Paul. 1995 Dutch Flower Painting 1600-1720.
For a discussion of van Huysum's work, see pp. 188-193.