Vanitas Still Life

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Title

Vanitas Still Life

Subject

skull, Europe, 1600s, painting, death

Description

This is an early 17th century painting symbolizing life and death, also known as vanitas. The painting contains Spanish coins, a skull, flowers, and a Dutch medal.

Creator

Jacques de Gheyn II

Source

Met Museum

Publisher

metmuseum.org/toah/works-of-art/1974.1/

Date

1603

Contributor

Cassandra Canales

Format

Still Image

Language

English

Type

Still Image

Files

vanitas.jpg

Citation

Jacques de Gheyn II , “Vanitas Still Life,” Enlightenmens, accessed February 7, 2023, http://enlightenmens.lmc.gatech.edu/items/show/320.

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