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Still Life with a basket of strawberries in a Landscape
(Luis Melendez)

Measurements
37 x 50 cm
Type
Oil on board
Provenance

LUIS MELÉNDEZ
Naples 1716-1780 Madrid

1. Still Life with Plums and a Plate of Blackberries in a Landscape
2. Still Life with a Basket of Wild Strawberries in a Landscape

Both Oil on canvas

14 1/8 x 19 5/8 in.
37 x 50 cm.

1. Signed, lower right: L M. D.

PROVENANCE: Private collection, Madrid;
Private collection, Geneva.

Literature

LITERATURE: B Juan J. Luna, ‘Novedades y cuadros inéditos de Luis Meléndez’, El arte en tiempo de Carlos III (IV Jornades de Arte, Departamento de Historia del Arte ‘Diego Velázquez’), Madrid 1989, pp. 373-374, fig. 6.

Historical Period
Rococo - 1720-1780
Subject
Still Life - Other
School
Spanish
Catalogue
1997-An Eye on Nature: Spanish Still Life Painting from Sanchez Cotan to Goya.
Hard and soft back catalogue of the Exhibition held in New York., 153 pages, fully illustrated with 23 colour plates and 65 black and white text illustrations. Forward by Patrick Matthiesen. Catalogue entries by Dr. William B. Jordan. £30 or $40 inc. p.& p.

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