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Ambrosius II Bosschaert

(1573-1621)

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. Read Ambrosius II Bosschaert's Full Biography

Ambrosius II Bosschaert. Flowers in a Glass Vase. Flowers in a Glass Vase. 1614. Oil on copper. 26 x 21 cm. National Gallery, London, UK. Order a Poster or Print
Ambrosius II Bosschaert. Bouquet of Flowers. Bouquet of Flowers. c.1619-20. Oil on wood. 64 x 46 cm. Mauritshuis, the Hague, Netherlands. Order a Poster or Print
Ambrosius II Bosschaert. Still-Life of Flowers. Still-Life of Flowers. . Oil on wood. 66 x 51 cm. Alte Pinakothek, Munich, Germany. Order a Poster or Print

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