Vanitas Still Life by Jan van Kassel 1
Adriaen Pietersz. van de Venne, Ex minimis patet ipse Deus (God is revealed in the smallest work of his creation), from Zeeusche nachtegael (Middelburgh, 1623), National Gallery of Art, Washington, Library

  In the latter part of the seventeenth century, vanitas became a more explicit theme in still life, and skulls were depicted alongside bouquets.
 

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