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Framed Still Life of Fruit & Flowers after Huysum - Original By Chris Kettle
Framed Still Life of Fruit & Flowers after Huysum - Original
Framed Still Life of Fruit & Flowers after Huysum - Original By Chris Kettle
Framed Still Life of Fruit & Flowers after Huysum - Original
ÔStill Life of Fruit and Flowers, After Van HuysymÕ is an Original piece of oils on linen by contemporary artist Chris Kettle. Framed in a black tray frame, the print is signed and numbered by the artist.


Brighton based artist Chris Kettle is known for his ÔNew Still LifeÕ paintings: inspired by the antiquated masters, Kettle has updated the traditional form, creating unexpected arrangements from obscure objects and realising his explosive vision through a hyper-real aesthetic. Merging realism with abstraction, ÔStill Life of Fruit and Flowers, After Van HuysymÕ depicts a posy of flowers, recalling the aesthetic of the Dutch Baroque painter who gives his name to the title. Bold-red and luminescent-white petals seem to emerge from a deep, muddy background of charcoal greys and mossy greens, which Kettle has built up with textured streaks and daubs. With its ghostly quality, the print evokes the past, while speaking to the contemporary moment with innovative style.

About The Artist - Chris Kettle

Chris Kettle is a degree-educated fine artist who lives and works at his studio in Brighton, UK. Inspired by the Old Masters, (in particular Jan Davidzs de Heem), Chris Kettle's art is far from traditional.


Fascinated by still life, Chris Kettle is interested in giving inanimate objects a kind of emotional charge, a soul of their own. His art is an exploration in which he puts obscure objects into odd arrangements, creating what he considers to be ‘New Still Life’. Chris Kettle has shown his incredibly detailed art prints and limited edition prints across the globe from Brighton to New York, Milan to Switzerland.

Artist Statement:

For the last three of decades I have focused solely on Still Life painting. I like the idea that my paintings are entertaining, and possess relatable aesthetic qualities alongside an ambiguity and even at times a kind of humour. The absorbing challenge I face every time I pick up a brush and attempt to portray elements of human emotion using inanimate subject matter, is one that that keeps me completely consumed

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  • Original
  • Artwork size: 90 x 110 cm
  • Edition of 1
ÔStill Life of Fruit and Flowers, After Van HuysymÕ is an Original piece of oils on linen by contemporary artist Chris Kettle. Framed in a black tray frame, the print is signed and numbered by the artist.


Brighton based artist Chris Kettle is known for his ÔNew Still LifeÕ paintings: inspired by the antiquated masters, Kettle has updated the traditional form, creating unexpected arrangements from obscure objects and realising his explosive vision through a hyper-real aesthetic. Merging realism with abstraction, ÔStill Life of Fruit and Flowers, After Van HuysymÕ depicts a posy of flowers, recalling the aesthetic of the Dutch Baroque painter who gives his name to the title. Bold-red and luminescent-white petals seem to emerge from a deep, muddy background of charcoal greys and mossy greens, which Kettle has built up with textured streaks and daubs. With its ghostly quality, the print evokes the past, while speaking to the contemporary moment with innovative style.

About The Artist - Chris Kettle

Chris Kettle is a degree-educated fine artist who lives and works at his studio in Brighton, UK. Inspired by the Old Masters, (in particular Jan Davidzs de Heem), Chris Kettle's art is far from traditional.


Fascinated by still life, Chris Kettle is interested in giving inanimate objects a kind of emotional charge, a soul of their own. His art is an exploration in which he puts obscure objects into odd arrangements, creating what he considers to be ‘New Still Life’. Chris Kettle has shown his incredibly detailed art prints and limited edition prints across the globe from Brighton to New York, Milan to Switzerland.

Artist Statement:

For the last three of decades I have focused solely on Still Life painting. I like the idea that my paintings are entertaining, and possess relatable aesthetic qualities alongside an ambiguity and even at times a kind of humour. The absorbing challenge I face every time I pick up a brush and attempt to portray elements of human emotion using inanimate subject matter, is one that that keeps me completely consumed

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This artwork ships from the UK.

Shipping costs will be calculated automatically at checkout depending on your shipping address. We aim to dispatch unframed prints within 10 working days of receiving your order but sometimes, it may take longer. We’ll keep you informed by email on the progress of your order. Custom framed artworks are usually dispatched within 21 working days of receiving your order, but sometimes might take longer. You will be contacted by our courier service to arrange delivery. We'll also keep you up to date via email on the progress of your order. If you have an account, you can also log in and track the progress of your order.

Please note that your order may be subject to import duties and fees upon delivery, depending on your shipping destination.

If you're not entirely happy with your artwork, you can return it to us within 14 days and choose a replacement or receive a full refund.

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