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St. Melania the Younger. S. Melania Junior, plate 16 in the second series in the book, Sylva Anachoretica Aegypti et Palaestinae (Antwerp: Hendrik Aerts,1619) [containing two series, Sacra Eremus Ascetarum and Sacra Eremus Ascetriarum]
St. Melania the Younger. S. Melania Junior, plate 16 in the second 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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1619
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Not on display
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Image: 142 x 92 mm (5 9/16 x 3 5/8 in.); Sheet: 237 x 178 mm (9 5/16 x 7 in.)
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Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.38655.42
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
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Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

St. Melania the Younger, as a young woman, kneeling in prayer with her hair uncovered, hands folded, rosary, book and skull on ground, rolled mat behind her