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St. Basil the Great (St. Bruno). S. Basilius Magnus, plate 12 in the first series in the book, Sylva Anachoretica Aegypti et Palaestinae (Antwerp: Hendrik Aerts,1619) [ containing two series, Sacra Eremus Ascetarum and Sacra Eremus Ascetriarum]
St. Basil the Great (St. Bruno). S. Basilius Magnus, plate 12 in the first series in the book, Sylva Anachoretica Aegypti et Palaestinae (Antwerp: Hendrik Aerts,1619) [ containing two series, Sacra Eremus Ascetarum and Sacra Eremus Ascetriarum]
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Date:
1612
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
14.7 x 9.2 cm (image); 23.7 x 17.8 cm (sheet)
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Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.38655.13
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
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Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

St. Basil the Great, seated in a cell, cross, skull, candle, bucket and brush on table behind him, one book on his lap, rosary around his left arm, left hand lifting book from floor