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Elisabeth Johanna Koning (Dutch artist, 1816-1887) Exuberant Flower Still Life on a Marble Ledge 1841

Elisabeth Johanna Koning (Dutch artist, Exuberant Flower Still Life on a Marble Ledge 1841

Cornelis van Spaendonck (1743-1827) - Still life with flowers and grapes

Cross Stitch patterns and kits, Still Life with Flowers and Grapes, Cornelis van Spaendonck

A Bizarre Bouquet. Every single blossom, in the lexicon of a Victorian lady, had its own interpretation and bore its own message. Pink roses indicated indecision, for instance, while daisies meant.

Flowers in a Glass Vase, c.1660 (oil on panel) Jan Davidsz de Heem Fitzwilliam Museum Cambridge

Jan Davidz de Heem - Vase of Flowers @ the Fitzwilliam Museum Cambridge. this is an example of Dutch/Flemish flower painting, part of a trend for vivid, and often allegorical, still life painting in the and centuries.

Nicolaes van Veerendael "Flowers in a glass vase, butterfly and beetle on a stone ledge" (17th century)

Nicolaes van Veerendael "Flowers in a glass vase, butterfly and beetle on a stone ledge" century) Nicolaes van Veerendael [Flemish Baroque Era Painter, Oil on canvas Private collection