An octagonal Vanitas relief by Unknown Artist
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An octagonal Vanitas relief 1650 - 1700

Unknown Artist

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41 ⨯ 41 cm
€ 18.000

Kunstzalen A. Vecht

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Vanitas interpretation after the by Marcus Terentius Varro quoted adagium "homo bulla est" (man is a bubble), popularized by Desiderius Erasmus in the 16th century.
Northern Netherlands
Second halve 17th century
Marble
41 x 41 cm
Provenance: Collection A. Vecht, Collection Otto Naumann, Collection Joseph Ritman.

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