Coni Minneci , Judith Leyster (1609-1660), 2003-2006; oil on panel, 9 x 12 inches; Courtesy of the Artist
Little known Dutch painter, her work has often been confused with Frans Hals. Her amusing images prompted me to have some fun the veggies and her pear. Note: JL not FH!
"An impressive cast of characters." That's how The New York Times described the artists in the collection when they named the Burchfield Penney Art Center one of the "Top 44 Places in the World to Go" with thousands of works to "thrill culture junkies."