Blooming Clover, Jac van Looij, c. 1897

Blooming Clover, Jac van Looij, c. 1897

oil on canvas, h 39cm × w 46cm × d 6.4cm × w 4kg More details

Van Looij made this study of a meadow filled with clover for a painting of a girl, Aaltje, lying in the grass. This close-up submerges us in nature and allows us – like Aaltje – to directly enjoy the flowers. Van Looij would continue on this path, making flowers his main subject, such as in Summer Luxuriance, the painting on the opposite wall.

Collections with this work

Natuur

SvenRijks

yesterday - 444 works 5387 40

Flowers

Danielle Roux

16 hours ago - 18 works 85 0