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Saint Ignatius of Loyola and Saint Francis Xavier with Attendants
Saint Ignatius of Loyola and Saint Francis Xavier with Attendants
Date:
1724
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Chiaroscuro Woodcut, Etching And Mezzotint Printed In Brown Ink
Dimensions:
48 x 32.9 cm (image); 48.6 x 33.3 cm (sheet)
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Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.12578
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

A Religious Allegory of some sort. In a hallowed place two nimbused saints in High Altar garments occupy the center of this proscenium. The faithful, extreme right and extreme left, kneel in supplication (except for the two standing seeming conspirators behind the gesturing Holy Man. The spirit of the Lord surrounded by Putti in an opening cloud above it all. (Jim Hahn 11/15/94)

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”