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A woman with bare shoulders is holding a steaming object (a burning heart?) towards the peacock behind her, she is surrounded by a crown and sceptre, coins and various other items of luxury; representing Vanity. Mezzotint by J. Smith.

  • Smith, J. (John), 1652-1743.
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[London] : I. Smith ex.

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1 print : mezzotint ; platemark 22.1 x 15.6 cm

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Vanitie.

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Wellcome Library no. 38962i

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  • English
  • Latin

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