Gaspare LOPEZ (Naples 1650 – Florence 1732)
Still life : obelisk with a potted orange tree
View : H. 10 in ; W. 2’1″
By Gaspare Lopez, the Italian flowers master of the 17th century – called “Gaspare dei Fiori”
A great rococo sculpted vase with a potted and flowered orange tree, an obelisk in the background. On the left, flowers and reeds are reflected in a pond.
Flowers highlighted in the center of the painting is a specialty G. Lopez. This still life is one of the finest and most charming examples of his work.
On his original canvas.
Collection number painted on the back of the canvas.