Vanitas meaning
Definitions of vanitas is:
  • noun vanitas
    a type of still-life painting that flourished in the Netherlands from about 1620 to 1650, conveying a religious message and characterized by objects symbolic of mortality and the meaninglessness of worldly pleasures.
  • noun vanitas
    a type of Dutch symbolic still life painting common in the 16th and 17th centuries
  • noun vanitas
    vanity; futility