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The “Sun Dog” painting, depicting a “halo display,” which is caused by ice crystals in the atmosphere interacting with the sun’s light. A “sun dog” is one type of this phenomenon in which several of these rings appear in the sky around the sun. This painting (the original of which dates to 1535; this is a copy from 1636) is the oldest depiction of this particular phenomenon and also the oldest painting of Stockholm, Sweden.