July 26, 2011

jan van huysum

these flower images popped out at me on pinterest today and i couldn't help but share them here. they're small watercolor studies from french artist jan van huysum, created in the 1700's. fantastic detail and so simple and succinct.

jan van huysum via matchbook via the snail and the cyclops via the british museum

1 comment:

  1. absolutely amazing ! I wish I could paint like him !!