Still Life with Fruit Pie (after Pieter Claesz)
The Dutch Masters cheated when they painted still life images. So in order to recreate their perspective you need to build an odd shaped table, fortunately a table cloth covers a multitude of sins.
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Still Life - after Willem Kalf
There is a genre of still life painting known as Pronkstilleven (ostentatious still life). Over the top displays of wealth were the order of the day in the1650’s and the large gilded Nuremberg Cup, or pineapple cup was about as over the top as you could go. Kalf was the master of the Genre. In 1797 Goethe wrote that through Kalf's paintings one understands "in what sense art is superior to nature and what the spirit of man imparts to objects when it views them with creative eyes. . . . if I…
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Vanitas still life symbolism - Beauty will save
Vanitas still life, Dutch, Ecclesiastes, Evert Collier, golden age, human body, important, Memento mori, mortal sin, mortality, rebirth, sinful life
Still Life, 1643 - Pieter Claesz - WikiArt.org
‘Still Life’ was created in 1643 by Pieter Claesz in Baroque style. Find more prominent pieces of still life at Wikiart.org – best visual art database.