Iconography
LITERATURE
Ancient
HoraceOdesIIIXXX
SOCIAL LIFE
Still life
FoodCorn
Skull Crowned with laurel
Skull Placed on or by a book
Text or motto Non omnis moriar
Sculpture'Dying Alexander'
ArmsArrows
ADDITIONAL SUBJECT KEYWORDS
Motto from Horace, Odes, 3, 30: NON OMNIS MORIAR
Further details
cf. the (formerly) signed painting in Yale (I. Q. van Regteren Altena, Jacques de Gheyn, The Hague 1983, vol. 2, cat. II, Paintings 12, vol. 3, fig. 12), which has the same skull and a motto from Lucan, De bello civili, book 2, c. 380: SERVARE MODUM FINEMQUE TUERI NATURAMQUE SEQUI
ARTIST/CREATOR
Gheyn, Jacques de, II (1565-1629)
DATE
circa 1620
LOCATION
Pommersfelden, Schloss Wei├čenstein
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RELATIONS
Yale University Art Gallery
Contact
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