Bas Meeuws (1974) is a passionate photographer who has given a new twist to the traditional Dutch still life with flowers. Meeuws does not paint his flowers with a brush and oil paints, as his famous predecessors from the 17th century did. His images come from a digital reflex camera.

Bas Meeuws (1974) is a passionate photographer who has given a new twist to the traditional Dutch still life with flowers. Meeuws does not paint his flowers with a brush and oil paints, as his famous predecessors from the 17th century did. His images come from a digital reflex camera.

Still Life with a Dead Hare, Partridges and Other Birds in a Niche  c.1675 - Jan Weenix

Still Life with a Dead Hare, Partridges and Other Birds in a Niche c.1675 - Jan Weenix

In the years of the Dutch Golden Age, painters used still lifes to showcase their command of texture and attention to detail. And they obsessed over color almost as much as we do. It turns out their plays on light, earthy depth, and crackled textures were the perfect match for our handcrafted tile.

In the years of the Dutch Golden Age, painters used still lifes to showcase their command of texture and attention to detail. And they obsessed over color almost as much as we do. It turns out their plays on light, earthy depth, and crackled textures were the perfect match for our handcrafted tile.

Dutch 'Vanitas' painters - can be argued as creating art as we perceive it today.

Dutch 'Vanitas' painters - can be argued as creating art as we perceive it today.

A Still Life of Flowers in a Wan-Li Vase Mural                                                                                                                                                                                 More

A Still Life of Flowers in a Wan-Li Vase Mural

Still Life with Ginger Jar (after Willem Kalf) ~ photographer Kevin Best, a master of #photography  #still_life

Still Life with Ginger Jar (after Willem Kalf) ~ photographer Kevin Best, a master of #photography #still_life

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