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St. Arsenius (The Great, of Skete). Sanctus Arsenius, plate 23 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. Arsenius (The Great, of Skete). Sanctus Arsenius, plate 23 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:
1963.30.38655.24
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
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Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

St. Arsenius, seated, either sleeping or contemplating, his head leaning on his left hand, both arms resting on a book, cross on his lap, skull at his feet