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This is one of the treasures from Teylers Museu in Haarlem. Herman Henstenburgh made between 1674 and 1716 this colour drawing, entitled “Fruit still life in a landscape, in the background a rock” [1, 2].

TMH_U004_

Snails may be seen here only in the shadows and appear merely ‘en profil’, unless you zoom in on them. They are two dextral Cepaea specimens.

TMH_U004_d

Notes:
[1] TMH, inv. U004. http://bit.ly/1hrNyOQ (24.iv.2014).
[2] http://explore.rkd.nl/explore/images/119618.

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