vittoriale-degli-italiani

Vittoriale d'Annunzio, Stanza del Mascheraio ; this figures in one of the two waiting rooms : one is for welcome guests, the other for unwelcome ones ; this is of course the second one.
“Are you bringing Narcissus’ Mirror?
This is leaded glass, my mask maker.
Adjust your mask to your face,
But mind that you are glass against steel. ”