Still Life With Bouquet Of Flowers In A Wan-li Vase And A Lizard Oil Painting - Balthasar Van Der Ast

Still Life With Bouquet Of Flowers In A Wan-li Vase And A Lizard

Balthasar Van Der AstItem # 1660608
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  • About Reproduction

    Discover the allure of art with our faithful reproduction of "Still Life With Bouquet Of Flowers In A Wan-li Vase And A Lizard", originally brought to life by the talented Balthasar Van Der Ast. Unlike posters or prints, our hand-painted oil painting breathes an unique sense of depth and texture into your space. Every detail, every stroke, and every texture is meticulously recreated, paying the perfect homage to Balthasar Van Der Ast and his artistic vision.

    Owning this piece is more than just decoration - it's a statement of your refined taste in art. Let the vibrant colors and intricate details of this replica serve as a daily reminder of the beauty in our world. Elevate your decor and appreciate the richness of art with our replica of this masterpiece.

  • Painting Description

    "Still Life with Bouquet of Flowers in a Wan-Li Vase and a Lizard" is a notable work by the Dutch Golden Age painter Balthasar van der Ast, who specialized in still lifes with flowers and fruit, often embellished with shells or insects. This painting, dating from the 17th century, is an exquisite example of van der Ast's meticulous attention to detail and his ability to capture the texture and delicacy of the natural world.

    The painting features a vibrant bouquet of flowers arranged in an ornate Wan-Li vase, a type of Chinese porcelain that was highly prized in Europe during the 17th century and often featured in Dutch still life paintings. The inclusion of the vase not only reflects the period's fascination with exotic goods brought by the Dutch East India Company but also serves as a testament to the cultural exchange between East and West during the Age of Exploration.

    Van der Ast's composition is rich with symbolism and naturalistic elements. The bouquet itself is a collection of various flowers, each carefully rendered to display its unique beauty and impermanence, a common theme in still life paintings that often alludes to the transience of life. The presence of a lizard adds another layer of meaning, as reptiles and insects were frequently used to symbolize decay and the passage of time.

    The painting is a testament to van der Ast's skill in blending realism with allegorical content, creating a work that is both a feast for the eyes and a contemplation on the ephemeral nature of existence. "Still Life with Bouquet of Flowers in a Wan-Li Vase and a Lizard" remains an important piece within the oeuvre of Balthasar van der Ast and a significant contribution to the still life genre, offering insight into the artistic and cultural values of the Dutch Golden Age.

  • Lead Time & Shipping

    When you order this oil painting replica, it typically takes 2-3 weeks to paint. If the artwork is more complex, it might need a little more time to ensure the best quality. Once it's ready, we'll send you a photo for your approval. After you give the green light, we'll ship it to you for free.

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