ERNST STUVEN (Hamburg c. 1657 – Rotterdam 1712)
Roses with a Butterfly, Bluebottle and a Snail on a Stone Ledge
oil on canvas
14 1/8 x 12 /8 inches (36.1 x 31.1 cm.)
Peter de Boer Kunsthandel, Amsterdam, 2006
European Private Collection
Dr. Fred Meijer has confirmed upon viewing that the work is by Ernst Stuven. It is believed to have been executed circa 1680.