Snakeshead Fritillaries

I love painting these extraordinary chequered flowers and have included their arch enemy the Lily beetle along with the Brimstone butterfly, the earliest to appear


This is an original oil painting 


The images show my sketchbook studies of these flowers


The medium is oil on gesso board


The painting measures 26.5cm x 35cm


The painting is framed and measures 35cm x 26.5cm



Snakeshead Fritillaries