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Mirror with Vanitas still-life. In elaborately carved frame of light wood, probably walnut, on easel stand. Eglomise or hinterglasmalerei painting shows skull draped with thistle. Book open, resting on another at left showing profile portrait of man in red robe against blue background. Also...

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Credit Line

Frederick Brown Fund

late 17th century

Object Place

Germany or Holland

Dimensions

38.7 x 25 cm (15 1/4 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1971.396

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture