Jan van Huysum 'Still Life with Flowers and Fruit' (detail with fruit) c.1700-49 Oil on panel
Detail digitally restored . Original image: commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Jan_van_Huysum_-_Stilleve... Jan van Huysum (also spelled Huijsum) [Dutch painter (1682- 1749] Cut flowers were prized luxuries in the 17th century. Only the most affluent could afford to have them in their homes and gardens. The average citizen simply could not afford a bouquet for home. The first flower still-lives therefore appeared in the 1630s and 1640s as a means of meeting the demand for flowers. After…
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Rachel Ruysch, Still Life Flower Painter of the Dutch Golden Age
Rachel Ruysch, along with van Huysum, created some othe most celebrated still life flower paintings to emerge from the Dutch Golden Age of painting.