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Vanitas: Death and the Maiden
Vanitas: Death and the Maiden
Date:
ca. 1610
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
28.4 x 18.3 cm (image)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.12391
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Exhibition History:

Elegant Distortions, DY Textile Study Gallery, 2/07 -

In a macabre interior a woman of high fashion sits among her valuables as death, fiery spear and hourglass in hand, approaches her from behind. Vanitas.