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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1859,0709.3196

  • Description

    St Antony seated at his desk with an open book and a crucifix; a woman, with monstrous ears, seen holding an urn; monsters seen on either side; a troop of monstrous creatures seen behind to right and a village in flames.
    Engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1619 (before)
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 90 millimetres
    • Width: 62 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below image: 'Qui habitat..commorabitur'' signed: 'Hieronymus Wierx fecit et excud' and 'Cum Gratia et Privilegio Buschere'.
  • Bibliography

    • Mauquoy-Hendrickx 1979 1066 bibliographic details
    • Hollstein 1330 (Wierix) bibliographic details
    • Alvin 1866 849 bibliographic details
  • Location

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

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1859

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1859,0709.3196

St Antony seated at his desk with an open book and a crucifix; a woman, with monstrous ears, seen holding an urn; monsters seen on either side; a troop of monstrous creatures seen behind to right and a village in flames.  Engraving

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St Antony seated at his desk with an open book and a crucifix; a woman, with monstrous ears, seen holding an urn; monsters seen on either side; a troop of monstrous creatures seen behind to right and a village in flames. Engraving

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