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Penance of St. John Chrysostrom
Penance of St. John Chrysostrom
Artist:
Date:
ca. 1496
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
18 x 11.8 cm (image)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.16
Acquisition Date:
1937-11-10
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

In a strangely sheltering rock outcropping, a nude young woman nurses her infant. Behind her a holy man crawls by on his hands and knees.