Johannes Bosschaert Stilleven met Tulpen Still life with flowers

Why Are Tulips Common In Dutch Art?

Johannes Bosschaert Stilleven Met Tulpen Still Life With Tulips Painting Famous Dutch Golden Age

Following their introduction in the late 16th century, the Dutch rapidly became infatuated with Tulips. This resulted in Tulips deeply permeating the art and literature of the Dutch Golden Age, such as in the pictured painting by Johannes Bosschaert.

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