The Virtue in Vice
This exhibition was on display from September 06, 2017 to April 15, 2018.
This exhibition has been divided in to the following sections:
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Vanity is taking excessive pride in one’s appearance, represented here by objects designed for tending to one’s appearance—a vanity and traveling dressing set, along with mirrors for admiring one’s reflection. The tureen and book, each ornamented with the designer’s own portrait, exemplify a humorous play on self-admiration.