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  Artwork: Preacher as a king, with Vanity (?), and a dead boy
  Artist: Aurifaber Workshop, Associate of
  Date: C. 1275-1300
  Technique: Miniature
  Location: Museum Meermanno Westreenianum, The Hague
  Notes: From a Bible of Paris (manuscript "Den Haag, MMW, 10 E 36"). Vanity personifieerd as a queen (?). A dead boy symbolizes the coming and going of the generations (Ecclesiastes 1:4).
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  Subject: Sin and Vanity
Portraits of Preacher (The)
Everything Is Meaningless


  Hosts: Museum Meermanno and Koninklijke Bibliotheek, The Hague: Interactive Presentation of Handwritings  [IMAGE]