More virtuoso glassware as painted by William Holman Hunt, Chase, De Nittis, Vallotton, and others in the 19th century.
One of the great technical challenges in painting, glassware has been used by young and aspiring artists to demonstrate their skills. Antonello and Cranach to Liotard’s pastels.
Why did he paint so many still lifes? And why did so many of them feature fresh fish?
She started with packs of fruit wrapped in clear plastic, and systematically investigated the complex balance between transmitted and reflected light.