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St. Macarius of Egypt (St. Janus). S. Macarius Ægyptius, plate 9 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. Macarius of Egypt (St. Janus). S. Macarius Ægyptius, plate 9 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:
Image: 148 x 93 mm (5 13/16 x 3 11/16 in.); Sheet: 237 x 178 mm (9 5/16 x 7 in.)
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Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.38655.10
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
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Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

St. Macarius ( the Elder) of Egypt kneeling and praying over a crucifix on the rock, grotto behind him, radiant vessel in the sky spewing smoke or cloud