Früchte und Blumen
Jan van Huysum (1682-1749)

Früchte und Blumen,

um 1710/20
Material / Technology / Carrier
Leinwand
Dimensions of the object
40 x 32,9 cm
Displayed
AP OG Kabinett 7
Genre
Malerei
Inventory number
267
Acquisition
Aus der Kurfürstlichen Galerie
Stock
Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen - Alte Pinakothek München
Citation
Jan van Huysum, Früchte und Blumen, um 1710/20, Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen - Alte Pinakothek München, URL: https://www.sammlung.pinakothek.de/en/artwork/01G1EBXGkE (Last updated on 30.06.2022)
Reports reveal that Van Huysum painted his well composed, richly detailed arrangements of fruit and flowers directly from life—right down to the dewdrops and buzzing insects—and often had to wait for months at a time until the respective flowers were in bloom.

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