Photo: Spirit Blue – 120x140 cm – acrylic on canvas
A 16th century picture cabinet with a continuing story. Art cabinet with marquetry in various types of wood, Augsburg, around 1600.
The richly decorated cabinet features mythological scenes including the judgement of Paris, Eurydice killed by the serpent, Meleager and Atalanta and Pyramus and Thisbe. The cabinet has a myriad of little hidden drawers and compartments for private treasures and secret letters.