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Grapes, Peaches and Quinces in a Niche

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Snyders painted many different kinds of still-life subjects, from large kitchen pieces to intimate representations of flowers. Some of his compositions are complex and dynamic; others, such as this one, are more focused and quiet. His brushwork, too, is sometimes precise and barely perceptible,...

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Provenance

1946, A. F. Mondschein (Frederick Mont), New York; 1946, sold by Mondschein to the MFA for $1250. (Accession Date: February 14, 1946)

Credit Line

Charles Edward French Fund

Dimensions

75.2 x 54.3 cm (29 5/8 x 21 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

46.59

Medium or Technique

Oil on panel

Collections

Europe

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