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Maria van Oosterwijck (1630-1693)
The Netherlands
Flower Still Life, 1669
Oil on canvas
18 1/8 x 14 5/8 in. (46 x 37.1 cm)
Bequest of Mrs. L. W. Scott Alter, 1988.150

Signed and dated lower right: "Maria v Oosterwijk. 1669"

Description:
A glass vase filled with tulips, roses, and other flowers rests on a table, where a butterfly and other insects are visible. A trailing piece of striped grass supports a large dragonfly in the center of the composition.

Provenance:

?-January 3, 1972:   (W. M. Sabin & Sons, London, sold to)
     
January 3, 1972-1972:   (Richard Green Gallery, London, sold to)
     
1972-1988:   Mrs. L. W. Scott Alter, Cincinnati, by bequest to
     
1988-present:   Cincinnati Art Museum

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