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Bouquet of Flowers in a Terracotta Vase


Jan van Huysum



Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
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Bouquet of Flowers in a Terracotta Vase: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Drawings and Watercolors, Drawings | Graphite, black chalk, gray wash, squared in red and black chalk, brown ink framing lines
Size: 14 1/4 x 11 1/8 in. (36.2 x 28.2 cm) (sheet)23 3/4 x 19 3/4 in. (60.33 x 50.17 cm) (outer frame)
Creation Place: Europe, Netherlands
Culture: Europe, Netherlands
Style: 18th century
Inscriptions: Signature and Date at left on ledge, in black: [Jan V huysum / fec. 1723]
Physical Description: large bouquet of flowers in a vase decorated with putti in relief, sitting on a ledge; other flowers on top of ledge; drawn with grid with red chalk and pencil
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Martin and Brown Endowment Fund and the Marguerite S. McNally Endowment for Art Acquisition
Accession Number: 2010.16
Artist: Jan Huysum, Dutch, 1682 - 1749
Role: Artist
Nationality: Dutch
Life Dates: Dutch, 1682 - 1749
Added to Site: March 13, 2010