Cornelis Verelst

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A vase of flowers

Cornelis Verelst (1667–1734) was an 18th-century flower painter from the Northern Netherlands.

Biography[edit]

Verelst was born in Amsterdam. According to the RKD he was the son of Herman and brother of Maria Verelst.[1] He is known for flower still lifes in the manner of his uncle Simon Verelst.[1] He died in London.

Pieter Hermansz Verelst 1618–1688
Simon Pietersz Verelst 1644–1710 Herman Verelst 1641–1690 Johannes Verelst 1648–1734
Maria Verelst 1680-1744 Cornelis Verelst 1667–1734
William Verelst 1704-1752

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Cornelis Verelst in the RKD