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Title:

A stoneware vase of flowers

Maker:

Brueghel, Jan, the elder; painter; Flemish artist, 1568-1625

Category:

painting

Name:

painting

Date:

circa 1607 1608

School/Style:

Flemish

Technique:

painting (image-making)

Material(s):

oil paint; medium
panel (wood); support

Technique
Description:

oil on panel

Dimension(s):

height, 60.3, cm
width, 42.2, cm

Acquisition:

bequeathed; 1975; Fairhaven, Henry Rogers Broughton

Provenance:

Sotheby's, 1948, bought by donor (but see Lord Fairhaven's annotated Grant, appears to be Christie's 13 May 1948, lot 104)

Acquisition Credit:

Bequeathed 1973, received 1975

Inscription:

signature; BRVEGHEL

Exhibition(s):

Documentation:

Mitchell, Peter. 1973. European Flower Painters.London?: p. 21
repr. in colour, pl. 3

, John Mitchell & Son1993. Pick of the Bunch; a loan exhibition of flower and still life paintings from the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, including works from the Broughton bequest.London?: p. 8
repr. in colour

Hairs, Marie-Louise. 1985. Les Peintres Flamands de fleurs au XVIIè siècle.Brussels: Le Febvre et Gillet
pl. 6

Grant, Maurice Harold. 1952. Flower Paintings Through Four Centuries; The Broughton Collection.Leigh-on-Sea: F. Lewis Ltdp. 55
cat. no. 16, pl. 3 (colour)

Woudhuysen, P.. 1982. Treasures of the Fitzwilliam Museum.Cambridge (Cambs.): Pevensey Pressp. 36

Accession:

Object Number: PD.20-1975
(Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(record id: 1181; input: 2000-01-18; modified: 2017-03-31)

Permanent
Identifier:

http://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/1181





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