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Thursday, August 21, 2008

The Hidden Symbolism of brooms, mirrors, keys and other every day objects found in art

The Hidden Symbolic Meaning of Everyday Household Objects in Western Painting...A knife in a loaf of bread, a glowing candle, a dirty window, a Childs toy on a shelf, a clock, an hourglass—all are enchantingly decorative to the average onlooker. For painters of the Gothic, Early Renaissance and High Renaissance periods, everyday household items were part of a powerful visual language. a list of objects

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