Kast

Rare statue cupboard

North Holland, 2nd quarter 17th century
Oak
Height 192.5 cm, width 155 cm, depth 64 cm

The carvings on this rare statue-cupboard represent a harmonious family life and warn of vices. Below, Diana symbolises chastity, Apollo harmony and Venus love. Above, the attractive woman stands for vanity, the robust woman for greed and the third figure for avarice.

Bruil & Brandsma Antiquairs
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1017 KN Amsterdam
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