(b. ca. 1612, Middelburg, d. 1643, Utrecht)

Flowers in a Glass Vase

Oil on oak panel, 56 x 45 cm
Private collection

The picture shows a still-life of pink roses, striped tulips, a blue iris, a striped anemone, fritallary, lily of the valley, columbine and bluebells in a glass vase on a stone ledge, with two shells.

The painting is signed lower left: AB (in compendium) oschaert.

Suggested listening (streaming mp3, 7 minutes):
Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker, ballet suite, op. 71, Waltz of the Flowers