Zurbarán's Still Life with Lemons, Oranges and a Rose


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In this short video, Curator Gloria Williams Sander looks at Francisco de Zurbarán’s exquisite Still Life with Lemons, Oranges and a Rose from 1633. While the artist depicts the objects in rigorous balance and without extraneous detail, upon closer examination the painting evokes religious motifs and meaning.Produced as part of the Museum's Encounters with the Collection video series.

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