Still Life with Fruits and Cooking Utensils

Luis Egidio Meléndezca. 1760

Museo Cerralbo

Museo Cerralbo

This work by the most remarkable Spanish still-life painter of the 18th century is characterised by the exceptional capturing of the particular texture of each object and by the low point of view from which they are seen, as if the painter had been sitting and working very close to them.


  • Title: Still Life with Fruits and Cooking Utensils
  • Creator: Meléndez, Luis
  • Creator Lifespan: 1716/1780
  • Creator Death Place: Madrid
  • Creator Birth Place: Naples
  • Date Created: ca. 1760
  • Type: Painting
  • External Link: CERES

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