Jan van Kessel the Elder (Antwerp 1626-1679)
A still life of tulips, a crown imperial, snowdrops, lilies, irises, roses and other flowers in a glass vase with a lizard, butterflies, a dragonfly and other insects
signed and dated 'J v Kessel fecit/1652' (lower right)
oil on copper
78.7 x 60.5cm (31 x 23 13/16in).