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Ambrosius II Bosschaert


Name
Ambrosius II Bosschaert
Birth Year
1573
Death Year
1621
Country
Belgium
Movement
Baroque Art

Ambrosius II Bosschaert Biography

Ambrosius II Bosschaert is a representative of 17th century Dutch still life, he was one of the first painters who concentrated entirely on still lifes with bouquets of flowers and fruit. Bosschaert was born in Antwerp in 1573, but had to flee to Holland because of his religious beliefs before reaching the age of twenty. He settled in Middelburg, the capital of the Dutch province of Zeeland, where he became famous for his radially composed still lifes of flowers.


Ambrosius II Bosschaert 3 Most Important Paintings and Artworks

Ambrosius II Bosschaert Bibliography

The Bosschaert Dynasty: Painters of Flowers and Fruit by Laurens J. Bol. A & C Black (Publishers) Ltd, 1960.