Ancient Glass Blog of The Allaire Collection

OIL-PAINTING ‘ROMAN GLASS’ BY ANNELIES JONKHART

Posted in Uncategorized by Allaire Collection of Glass on June 12, 2019

The painting is from the collection David and Jennifer Giles (active link)

Artist Annelies Jonkhart is a well-known Dutch artist. Specializing in painting still life with a preference for objects with a ‘soul’ such as archaeological glass, but also living fruit and flowers. Yearly she takes part in exhibitions at art galleries in the Netherlands (e.g. Bonnard Gallery Nuenen, Wijdemeren Gallery, Staphorsius Gallery, O.L.Vrouwe Gallery Maastricht). For many years her work also has been represented by galleries in the U.S.A. (Park City, Salt Lake City and Provo).

In 2004 she published her Monograph “Geboren in Geborgenheid’.

Cinerary urn with lid, from the Windmill Collection picture made by Aad van den Born

This Roman glass cinerarium is the exact one seen in painting.  The cinerarium is in the Windmill Collection of Glass. For information on this object and other use this link.  Windmill collection(active link).

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