Still Life with Lemons, Oranges and a Pomegranate  1640

by Jacob van Hulsdonck

Jacob van Hulsdonck, the master of a prosperous studio specializing in still life painting, meticulously rendered every surface and texture of fruit, porcelain, and wooden tabletop in this painting. He was careful to paint the still life from a high vantage point so that most of the table and the bowl's contents could be seen. Lemons, oranges, and a pomegranate, some split...
41.9 × 49.5 cm (16 1/2 × 19 1/2 in.)
Oil on panel
Courtesy of The Getty