Blumenstrauß
Rachel Ruysch (1664-1750)

Blumenstrauß,

1715
Material / Technology / Carrier
Leinwand
Dimensions of the object
75,1 cm
Displayed
AP OG Kabinett 7
Genre
Malerei
Inventory number
878
Acquisition
1799 aus der Galerie Mannheim
Stock
Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen - Alte Pinakothek München
Citation
Rachel Ruysch, Blumenstrauß, 1715, Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen - Alte Pinakothek München, URL: https://www.sammlung.pinakothek.de/en/artwork/A9xlnQAGWv (Last updated on 09.08.2022)
The daughter of Amsterdam botany professor Frederick Ruysch (1638–1731) belonged to the circle of fijnschilders who were active at the Düsseldorf residence of Elector Johann Wilhelm. Her composition unites naturalistic rendering with the artificiality of a staged presentation.

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