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St. Elijah (St. Bavo). S. Elias Ægyptius, plate 18 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. Elijah (St. Bavo). S. Elias Ægyptius, plate 18 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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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:
1963.30.38655.19
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
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Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

St. Elias of Egypt, huddled in his closely belted robe, rosary over left arm, kneeling before crucifix at left, book on ground below, rocks and rolled mat on wood frame behind him