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Landscape with Saint Jerome, ca. 1579 - 1586

  • burin engraving, paper
  • 267 x 196 mm
  • Inv. 2014-OC

Public Domain

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Saint Jerome prays before a crucifix in a landscape with books and a skull beside him. Two lions can be seen in the background.


Anonymous Master
engravers (printmakers)AAT

Cornelis Cort RKD
Hoorn / Edam ? - Rome

Girolamo Muziano RKD
Brescia - Rome

Johannes I Sadeler

Title Landscape with Saint Jerome
Date ca. 1579 - 1586
Period 16th century
Location Cologne TGN
Medium and support burin engraving AAT
Collection print room
Object type burin engraving AAT
Inventory number 2014-OC
Acquisition credit unknown
Current whereabouts Work currently not on display
IIIF Manifest
Art & Architecture Thesaurus 300189808 figures (representations) AAT
300055874 religious symbolism AAT
300015636 landscapes AAT
Keywords Iconclass 11H saints Iconclass
11H(JEROME) the monk and hermit Jerome (Hieronymus); possible attributes: book, cardinal's hat, crucifix, hour-glass, lion, skull, stone Iconclass
11Q331 anchorite, hermit Iconclass
11Q651 crucifix ~ personal devotion Iconclass
11V87 praying for the living and the dead ~ one of the (seven) spiritual Acts of Mercy Iconclass
25F23(LION) beasts of prey, predatory animals: lion Iconclass
25G3 trees Iconclass
31A211 (human) skull Iconclass
48(+431) art (+ copy, copying ~ work of art) Iconclass
School / Style Renaissance AAT
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