(b. 1667, Antwerpen, d. 1746, Antwerpen)
Painter, part of a Dutch family of painters of Flemish origin. Ambrosius Bosschaert was one of the first artists to specialize in flower painting in the northern Netherlands. Several generations followed the tradition established by him until the end of the 17th century. Jan-Baptist was a late descendant and one of the last artists of the family.