Nellius, Martinus, SOLD

A still life of blue and white grapes, walnuts, a half-peeled lemon, blackberries, quinces, an orange, a Wan-li porcelain bowl, a mouse, butterflies, an oyster, a snail, flies and a rolled piece of paper from an almanac
Oil on canvas : 67,5 X 54,3 cm
Unsigned or possibly is the signature hidden under a fake signature lower right “DD De Hem”. On the piece of paper from an almanac in the centre is painted a date “1644”
Frame : 95,9 X 82,4 cm

We thank Fred Meijer of the RKD, The Hague, who has confirmed the attribution

"all paintings are fully documented; these texts are removed from all sold items".