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ID: 700001892Record Type: Movable Work
Images: 1
Vanitasstilleven met een schedel met lauwerkrans (print (visual work); Hendrick (I) Hondius (Duffel (plaats) 1573-06-09 - Den Haag...; 1626; Rijksmuseum (Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands); RP-P-1992-70; RM001.collect.82)
Note: Allegory of impermanence. Vanitas still life with a skull crowned with a laurel wreath, books, an hourglass, an extinguished candle, a vase of flowers and various paint attributes. In the foreground are open books with visible text. In the open book in the middle: "Marc 13-13: Wie volstandich[...]sal salig worde. en: Apoc.14: Salich syn de doode[...]." At left is a copper plate with an image of Hercules, with the monogram of Hendrick Hondius. The image accompanies text in letterpress in two columns of 32 lines each in Dutch.
Titles:
Vanitasstilleven met een schedel met lauwerkrans (preferred,C,U,RP,Dutch-P,U,U)
Finis Coronat Opus (C,U,IN,Latin,U,U)
Catalog Level: item
Work Types:
print (visual work) [300041273] (preferred)
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>)

Classifications:
prints (preferred)

Creation Date: 1626

Creator Display:
Hendrick (I) Hondius (Duffel (plaats) 1573-06-09 - Den Haag 1650-10-25) [preferred,VP]
printmaker Hondius, Hendrik, I (Dutch printmaker, draftsman, and publisher, 1573-1650) [500006788]
Locations:
Creation: 's-Gravenhage [7006810] South Holland (province), Netherlands (nation), Europe (continent), World (facet) (Geographic)
Current: Rijksmuseum (Amsterdam, North Holland, Netherlands) [500246547] Corporate Bodies (Corp. Body)
Repository Numbers: RP-P-1992-70; RM001.collect.82
Display Materials: engraving and printing
paper (fiber product) [300014109]
.......(Materials Facet, Materials (Hierarchy Name), materials (matter), <materials by form>, <materials by physical form>, <fiber and fiber products>, fiber products)
engraving (printing process) [300053225]
.......(Activities Facet, Processes and Techniques (Hierarchy Name), <processes and techniques (processes and techniques)>, <processes and techniques by specific type>, image-making processes and techniques, <printing and printing processes and techniques>, printing processes, intaglio printing processes)
letterpress printing [300178926]
.......(Activities Facet, Processes and Techniques (Hierarchy Name), <processes and techniques (processes and techniques)>, <processes and techniques by specific type>, image-making processes and techniques, <printing and printing processes and techniques>, printing processes, relief printing processes)

Dimensions: engraving height: 216 cm; width: 275 cm; depth; sheet height 431 cm; width 285 cm
Events:
exhibition: U vraagt, wij draaien. Chinees porselein rond de wereld
exhibition: French Artists and Laymen in Eighteenth-century Rome

General Subject:
allegory (preferred )
still life

Specific Subjects:
vanitas [300249151]
.....(Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by subject type>, still lifes) (AAT)
death [300151836]
.....(Activities Facet, Events, events (activities), personal life events) (AAT)
skulls (skeleton components) [300191856]
.....(Materials Facet, Materials (Hierarchy Name), materials (matter), <materials by origin>, biological material, animal material, <animal material by form or function>, <skeleton and skeleton components>, skeleton components) (AAT)
books [300028051]
.....(Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Information Forms (Hierarchy Name), information forms (objects), information artifacts, <information artifacts by physical form>) (AAT)
candles [300037654]
.....(Objects Facet, Furnishings and Equipment (Hierarchy Name), Furnishings (Hierarchy Name), furnishings (artifacts), <furnishings by form or function>, lighting devices, <lighting devices by form>, <candles and candleholders>) (AAT)
hourglass [300198626]
.....(Objects Facet, Furnishings and Equipment (Hierarchy Name), Measuring Devices (Hierarchy Name), measuring devices (instruments), <measuring devices for extent>, timepieces, <timepieces by form>, sandglasses) (AAT)
printing plates [300022755]
.....(Objects Facet, Furnishings and Equipment (Hierarchy Name), Tools and Equipment (Hierarchy Name), equipment, <equipment by process>, image-making equipment, printing and printmaking equipment, printing surfaces (equipment)) (AAT)
Hercules [1000042]
.....((Greek and Roman iconography, Religion/Mythology)) (ICON)
time [300133089]
.....(Associated Concepts Facet, Associated Concepts, scientific concepts, physical sciences concepts, physics concepts) (AAT)
vase [300132254]
.....(Objects Facet, Furnishings and Equipment (Hierarchy Name), Containers (Hierarchy Name), containers (receptacles), <containers by form>, vessels (containers)) (AAT)
flowers (plants) [300132399]
.....(Agents Facet, Living Organisms (Hierarchy Name), living organisms (entities), Eukaryota (domain), Plantae (kingdom), Angiospermae (division)) (AAT)
wreath (costume accessory) [300220784]
.....(Objects Facet, Furnishings and Equipment (Hierarchy Name), Costume (Hierarchy Name), costume (mode of fashion), costume accessories, costume accessories worn, accessories worn on the head) (AAT)
laurel (wood) [300012188]
.....(Materials Facet, Materials (Hierarchy Name), materials (matter), <materials by origin>, biological material, plant material, <wood and wood products>, wood (plant material), <wood by composition or origin>, hardwood) (AAT)
paint brushes [300022385]
.....(Objects Facet, Furnishings and Equipment (Hierarchy Name), Tools and Equipment (Hierarchy Name), equipment, <equipment by process>, <surface working and finishing equipment>, <surface working and finishing tools and accessories>, brushes (implements)) (AAT)
easels [300079638]
.....(Objects Facet, Furnishings and Equipment (Hierarchy Name), Furnishings (Hierarchy Name), furnishings (artifacts), <furnishings by form or function>, furniture, <furniture by form or function>, support furniture) (AAT)
New Testament [1000025]
.....((Christian iconography, Religion/Mythology)) (ICON)
text (document genre) [300263751]
.....(Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Information Forms (Hierarchy Name), information forms (objects), document genres, <document genres by form>) (AAT)
memento mori [300257053]
.....(Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by function>, symbols) (AAT)
scissors [300023459]
.....(Objects Facet, Furnishings and Equipment (Hierarchy Name), Tools and Equipment (Hierarchy Name), equipment, <equipment by process>, cutting equipment, cutting tools) (AAT)

Outside Iconography:
Code: 11R6 Term:
.....Source: Iconclass 2100 Browser (2009-)
Code: 23U22 Term:
.....Source: Iconclass 2100 Browser (2009-)
Code: 11R71 Term:
.....Source: Iconclass 2100 Browser (2009-)
Code: 49M32 Term:
.....Source: Iconclass 2100 Browser (2009-)
Code: 48C515 Term:
.....Source: Iconclass 2100 Browser (2009-)
Code: 48C534 Term:
.....Source: Iconclass 2100 Browser (2009-)

Copyright: Public Domain
Provenance: aankoop 1992
Inscriptions: verzamelaarsmerk Lugt 2228; verzamelaarsmerk Lugt 2760
List/Hierarchical Position:
..... Top of the CONA hierarchy
.......... Movable Work
Additional Notes:
Dutch ..... Allegorie op de vergankelijkheid. Vanitasstilleven met een schedel gekroond met een lauwerkrans, boeken, een zandloper, een gedoofde kaars, een vaas met bloemen en diverse schildersattributen. Op de voorgrond opengeslagen boeken waarin prenten zijn te zien. In het open boek in het midden: Marc 13-13: Wie volstandich[...]sal salig worde. en: Apoc.14: Salich syn de doode[...]volgen haer na. Linksvoor een koperplaatje met afbeelding van Hercules, waarop het monogram van Hendrick Hondius. Onder de gravure een tekst in boekdruk in twee kolommen van elk 32 regels in het Nederlands.
Sources and Contributors:
Vanitasstilleven met een schedel met lauwerkrans........ [VP]
........ Rijksmuseum XML files (2012)
........ Rijksmuseum [online] (2000-) www.rijksmuseum.nl/collectie/RP-P-1992-70
Finis Coronat Opus........ [VP]
........ Rijksmuseum XML files (2012)
Subject: ....... [VP]
Note:
English ..... [VP]
..... Rijksmuseum [online] (2000-) www.rijksmuseum.nl/collectie/RP-P-1992-70
Dutch ..... [VP]
..... Rijksmuseum [online] (2000-) www.rijksmuseum.nl/collectie/RP-P-1992-70
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