Flowers in a Stone Vase

The arrangement includes roses, poppies and convolvulus.

The composition and comparatively light background derive from van Huysum's style of about 1710-20. The handling suggests a connection with the followers of Willem van Aelst (1626 - about 1683).

Key facts

Artist dates
1682 - 1749
Full title
Flowers in a Stone Vase
Date made
Medium and support
Oil on canvas
88.3 x 77.2 cm
Acquisition credit
Bequeathed by Dr W.D. Wilkes, 1917
Inventory number
Location in Gallery