An Allegory of Justice and Vanity by Unknown Artist

'Veritas - Vanitas', an allegory of Vanity showing Truth personified by a young woman holding a pair of scales and a mirror.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
264 x 218 cm
Art Fund grant:
£100 ( Total: £250)
Acquired in:
1939
Vendor:
N S Trivas

A skull rests on a folio.

Venue details

Ashmolean Museum Beaumont Street, OXFORD Oxfordshire OX1 2PH 01865 278000 www.ashmolean.org

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