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Oraculum Anachoreticum

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1958,0712.221

  • Title (series)

    • Oraculum Anachoreticum
  • Description

    St Beatus praying before a cave over which is a cross; beyond is a mountainous landscape with a dragon; plate 1; after Maarten de Vos
    Engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1595-1600
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 165 millimetres
    • Width: 208 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below left with the privilege and in the centre "Ioa Sadeler scalp. Marti de Vos figur". In the margin two columns of Latin, each two lines "Hic vera ... ratus". Numbered below centre "I".
  • Curator's comments

    For comment see 1958,0712.221.

  • Bibliography

    • Hollstein 1051 (Maarten de Vos) bibliographic details
    • Hollstein 439 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (D+F Post-binder Large)

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1958

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1958,0712.221

St Beatus praying before a cave over which is a cross; beyond is a mountainous  landscape with a dragon; plate 1; after Maarten de Vos  Engraving

St Beatus praying before a cave over which is a cross; beyond is a mountainous landscape with a dragon; plate 1; after Maarten de Vos Engraving

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