Rachel Ruysch

A swag of grapes, hollyhocks, irises, mallow, African marigolds, clematis, a horse chestnut and blackberries with butterflies and other insects suspended before a stone arch



Rachel Ruysch - A swag of grapes, hollyhocks, irises, mallow, African marigolds, clematis, a horse chestnut and blackberries with butterflies and other insects suspended before a stone arch



Rachel Ruysch
A swag of grapes, hollyhocks, irises, mallow, African marigolds, clematis, a horse chestnut and blackberries with butterflies and other insects suspended before a stone arch
1681
65.7 x 50.8 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed and dated, lower right: Rachel Ruysch / 1681
Sale Christie's, New York, 30 October 2018


Provenance

Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, London, 16 July 1958, nr. 81 (£400 to Dent)
with Eugene Slatter, London, from whom acquired by a private collector on 28 October 1958, and by whom sold to private collection
sale [The Property of a Private Collector], Christie's, New York, 12 January 1994, nr. 97, where acquired by the present owner
sale Christie's, New York, 30 October 2018, nr. 59

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Rachel Ruysch Flower Still Life
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1715

Rachel Ruysch Still life with Flowers
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1707

Rachel Ruysch Still Life with Flowers in a Glass Vase
Still Life with Flowers in a Glass Vase

Rachel Ruysch Vase with Flowers
Vase with Flowers
1700

Rachel Ruysch Fruit and Flowers in a Forest
Fruit and Flowers in a Forest
1714