Johan Laurentz Jensen, 1800-1856, was a Danish artist who specialized in flower oil painting. Taking 17th-century Dutch flower painting as a starting point, he revived the art in Denmark
. Jensen's floral artworks often had both a decorative and symbolic value. Danish plants were often accompanied by exotic flowers and fruits, sometimes even birds. Since the 1980s, Johan Laurentz Jensen paintings have gained wide international recognition. Many canvas art of his are exhibited in Statens Museum for Kunst and in Thorvaldsens Museum. -- The Copyright of Scripts is Reserved by Toperfect.