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A vase of flowers with shells on a ledge, by Balthasar van der Ast

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An image of A vase of flowers with shells on a ledge. Ast, Balthasar van der (Dutch, 1593/4-1657). Oil on panel, height, 69.0 cm, width 76.2 cm.

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A vase of flowers with shells on a ledge. Ast, Balthasar van der (Dutch, 1593/4-1657). Oil on panel, height, 69.0 cm, width 76.2 cm.

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  • Accession Number: PD.14-1975
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/11.0
  • Focal length: 120
  • Camera: Hasselblad H3DII-31
  • Photographer name: Andrew Norman
  • Image height: 823 pixels
  • Image width: 1024 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.0 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 113.19kB
  • Exposure time: 1/125
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Fnumber: 11/1
  • Captured: 2014:06:09 10:27:50

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17th Century Balthasar van der Ast botanical butterflies butterfly carnations Caryophyllaceae cone shell Dianthus Dutch Fitz_PDP floral flower arrangement flowers insects Iridaceae iris Irises ledge memento mori mollusk oil on panel painting pink pinks sea shell shells still life tulips vases

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rgb(171,149,115), rgb(26,20,12), rgb(110,77,50), rgb(135,128,104), rgb(70,44,26), rgb(46,32,19), rgb(125,112,101), rgb(78,79,65), rgb(53,58,64), rgb(155,56,33), rgb(50,52,44)

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