Still life with Melon, Blackberries, Pomegranate, Black Radishes and Butterflies and a Glass of wine.
This very sensitive still-life is very typical for Nellius' later work. The butterflies and the glass of wine are suggesting the fragelity and yet the beauyiness of life.
Dutch School; 1697
29 x 38.5 cm (11 ³/₈ x 15 ¹/₈ inches)
Oil on oak panel, in a 17th century richly carved wooden frame.
Monogrammed and dated M N1697