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Die Eitelkeit des Irdischen (The Vanity of the Earthly State)
Die Eitelkeit des Irdischen (The Vanity of the Earthly State)
Date:
1654
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching
Dimensions:
16 x 13.2 cm (image)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance: R.E. Lewis Inc. 26 April 1972; M.S. Sopher;
Sheet shows spots CL and overall discoloration;

Accession Number:
1993.63.2
Acquisition Date:
1993-09-16
Credit Line:

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection

seated male figure (philosopher) contemplating antique ruins, i.e. pyramid, broken statuary, open coffin with a body and inscription Vanitas, etc.