Floris van Schooten

(d. c. 1585)

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(b c.1585; d Haarlem, c.1655). Dutch still-life painter active in Haarlem, a specialist in pictures of food laid on a table. His style was originally rather rigid and austere, but became more naturalistic under the influence of Claesz and Heda. He also painted other types of picture, including market scenes.

From The Oxford Dictionary of Art in Oxford Reference.

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