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A bundle of asparagus

Coorte, Adriaen S. (painter)

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A bundle of asparagus


Coorte, Adriaen S. (painter) [ULAN info: Dutch artist, op.1685-1723]







Production Notes

one of the artist's favourite subjects, of which seven other examples are known

Technique Description

oil on canvas


height: 30 cm
width: 23 cm




given: Brangwyn, Frank 1943 (Filtered for: Paintings, Drawings and Prints)


  1. signature
    Position: bottom
    Content: A.Coorte.
  2. date
    Position: bottom
    Content: 1703


  1. Gerson, Horst (1960) Catalogue of Paintings in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, Vol. I, Dutch and Flemish, Cambridge (Cambs.) [page: 22]
    [comments: pl. 10]
  2. Bol, Laurens J. (1977) Adriaen Coorte; a unique late seventeenth century Dutch still-life painter, assen [page: 55-56]
    [comments: repr. fig. 30, p. 106]
  3. (1979-80) Stilleben in Europa, Münster (Westf.) [page: 35]
    [comments: Cat. no. 12, reproduced]
  4. Dormer, Peter Self-service Cornucopia, [page: 47]
    Source title: Designers' Journal (1987)
  5. (1993) Pick of the Bunch; a loan exhibition of flower and still life paintings from the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, including works from the Broughton bequest, London? [page: 38]
    [comments: repr. p. 39]

Accession Number

2575 (Paintings, Drawings and Prints)
(Reference Number: 1226; Input Date: 2000-01-19 / Last Edit: 2007-09-17)

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