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40 10.0 (7)

Still Life  1670

by Matthias Withoos

Gallery label: [br]Matthias Withoos is best known for paintings that depict the plants and animals of the forest floor. In this work, cultivated plants like roses and lilies are combined with weeds and brambles and displayed against the backdrop of a distant landscape. The dense undergrowth shelters a lizard, a mouse, and a hedgehog. The artist's selection of certain plant...
32-11/16 x 37-13/16 in
Oil on canvas
Public Domain, Courtesy of the Indianapolis Museum of Art