Oil/canvas, 32 x 24 cm, few retouchings, relined. - Expertise: Claudia Salvi, Paris, 30.9.2017. - French flower a. still life painter. B. was pupil of J.-B. Monnoyer, whose daughter he married in 1687. In that same year he became member of the Paris academy. B. received many commissions from the court of Louis XIV for the adornment of his residences.