Still Life with Cheese, Floris Claesz. van Dijck, c. 1615

Still Life with Cheese, Floris Claesz. van Dijck, c. 1615

oil on panel, h 82.2cm × w 111.2cm. More details

The food on this Dutch table, laid with an expensive Haarlem damask tablecloth, is presented in porcelain bowls and plates. The little dish with olives may be an early European imitation of Chinese porcelain. Van Dijck’s clients were mainly wealthy merchants and other members of the elite, who in addition to paintings also owned substantial amounts of Asian porcelain.

On display in Eregalerij Masterpieces Floris Claesz. van Dijck

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