Aelst, Willem van
Dutch Baroque Era Painter, 1627-ca.1683 Studied under Otto Marseus van Schrieck. Students included Rachel Ruysch. Specializes in Still Life. was a Dutch artist who specialized in still-life painting with flowers or game. Van Aelst was born to a family of prominent city magistrates. He learned to paint from his uncle, the still-life painter Evert van Aelst. On 9 November 1643 he enrolled as a master of the Guild of Saint Luke at Delft. Between 1645 and 1649 he lived in France. In 1649 Van Aelst travelled to Florence, where he served as court painter to Ferdinand II de Medici, grand duke of Tuscany. At this time, the grand duke also employed two fellow Dutchmen Matthias Withoos and Otto Marseus van Schrieck, the latter also a still-life painter who probably influenced Van Aelst's style. In 1656 he returned to the Netherlands to settle permanently in Amsterdam. He became one of the most prominent still-life painters of his generation,

 

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Aelst, Willem van Still Life with Hunting Equipment oil painting   

Painting ID::  10711
Aelst, Willem van
Still Life with Hunting Equipment
1668, oil on canvas, Staatliche Kunsthalle, Karlsruhe.

   
   
     

 

 

Aelst, Willem van Still Life of Dead Birds and Hunting Weapons (mk14) oil painting   

Painting ID::  22384
Aelst, Willem van
Still Life of Dead Birds and Hunting Weapons (mk14)
1660 Oil on canvas,86.5 x 68 cm Stiftung Preuischer Kulturbesitz,Staatliche Museen,Berlin

   
   
     

 

 

Aelst, Willem van Style life with fruits oil painting   

Painting ID::  45704
Aelst, Willem van
Style life with fruits
mk186 1652 Florence Galleria Palatina

   
   
     

 

 

Aelst, Willem van stilleben med jaktredskap oil painting   

Painting ID::  69157
Aelst, Willem van
stilleben med jaktredskap
1644 olja på duk 68x54 se

   
   
     

 

 

Aelst, Willem van and a Crystal Vase oil painting   

Painting ID::  75832
Aelst, Willem van
and a Crystal Vase
Date ca. 1650(1650) Medium Oil on canvas Dimensions Width: 102 cm (40.2 in). Height: 77 cm (30.3 in). cyf

   
   
     

 

 

Aelst, Willem van Still Life of Fruit oil painting   

Painting ID::  76308
Aelst, Willem van
Still Life of Fruit
Date ca. 1660(1660) Medium Oil on canvas cyf

   
   
     

 

 

Aelst, Willem van Fruit Still-Life oil painting   

Painting ID::  76309
Aelst, Willem van
Fruit Still-Life
Date 1677(1677) Medium Oil on canvas cyf

   
   
     

 

 

Aelst, Willem van with Fruit oil painting   

Painting ID::  77015
Aelst, Willem van
with Fruit
Date 1664(1664) Medium Oil on canvas Dimensions Width: 52 cm (20.5 in). Height: 67 cm (26.4 in). cyf

   
   
     

 

 

Aelst, Willem van Still Life with Hunting Equipment and Dead Birds oil painting   

Painting ID::  77224
Aelst, Willem van
Still Life with Hunting Equipment and Dead Birds
Date 1668(1668) Medium Oil on canvas Dimensions Width: 54 cm (21.3 in). Height: 68 cm (26.8 in). cyf

   
   
     

 

 

Aelst, Willem van Still Life oil painting   

Painting ID::  77354
Aelst, Willem van
Still Life
Date ca. 1645(1645) Medium Oil on panel cyf

   
   
     

 

 

Aelst, Willem van Hunting Still-Life oil painting   

Painting ID::  79107
Aelst, Willem van
Hunting Still-Life
. 1665(1665) Medium Oil on canvas cyf

   
   
     

 

 

Aelst, Willem van Still Life with Fruit oil painting   

Painting ID::  82398
Aelst, Willem van
Still Life with Fruit
1653(1653) Medium Oil on canvas cyf

   
   
     

 

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Aelst, Willem van
Dutch Baroque Era Painter, 1627-ca.1683 Studied under Otto Marseus van Schrieck. Students included Rachel Ruysch. Specializes in Still Life. was a Dutch artist who specialized in still-life painting with flowers or game. Van Aelst was born to a family of prominent city magistrates. He learned to paint from his uncle, the still-life painter Evert van Aelst. On 9 November 1643 he enrolled as a master of the Guild of Saint Luke at Delft. Between 1645 and 1649 he lived in France. In 1649 Van Aelst travelled to Florence, where he served as court painter to Ferdinand II de Medici, grand duke of Tuscany. At this time, the grand duke also employed two fellow Dutchmen Matthias Withoos and Otto Marseus van Schrieck, the latter also a still-life painter who probably influenced Van Aelst's style. In 1656 he returned to the Netherlands to settle permanently in Amsterdam. He became one of the most prominent still-life painters of his generation,