Bücherstillleben
Jan Lievens (1607-1674)

Bücherstillleben,

um 1628
Material / Technology / Carrier
Eichenholz
Dimensions of the object
61,3 x 97,4 cm
Displayed
AP OG Saal XI
Genre
Malerei
Inventory number
6579
Acquisition
Aus der Schlossgalerie Aschaffenburg; kurmainzische Galerie
Stock
Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen - Alte Pinakothek München
Citation
Jan Lievens, Bücherstillleben, um 1628, Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen - Alte Pinakothek München, URL: https://www.sammlung.pinakothek.de/en/artwork/A9xlnAgGWv (Last updated on 28.06.2022)
Numerous visibly well-used tomes have been piled untidily on a table. Antique plaster casts and a bottle of ink are displayed on the shelf above, hinting at the transience of all things mortal, at vain scholarship and what it brings forth.

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