Ambrosius the Elder Bosschaert

 

Ambrosius Bosschaert the Elder (1573 - 1621) was a still life painter of the Dutch Golden Age. His bouquets were painted symmetrically and with scientific accuracy in small dimensions and normally on copper. They sometimes included symbolic and religious meanings. At the time of his death, Bosschaert was working on an important commission in the Hague.

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