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From botany to bouquets: flowers in northern art

Exhibition: 31 January - 31 May 1999

From the museum website, 25 January 2009

This exhibition of 26 Dutch and Flemish still-life flower paintings and related books, manuscripts, and drawings included works by Ambrosius Bosschaert the Elder, Jan Brueghel the Elder, Jan Davidsz. de Heem, and Jan van Huysum. The exhibition was the second in a series of three focusing on the Gallery’s collection of Dutch and Flemish art to be presented in the cabinet galleries.


From botany to bouquets: flowers in Northern art
Arthur K. Wheelock, Jr.
Catalogue of an exhibition held in 1999 in Washington (National Gallery of Art)
88 pp.
Washington (National Gallery of Art) 1999
ISBN-10 0-89468-238-5