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Saint Jerome

  • burin engraving, paper
  • 239 x 183 mm
  • Inv. 2014-PZ

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Johann Joseph Langenhöffel
Düsseldorf 1750 - Vienna circa 1805 - 1807
engravers (printmakers)AAT

Guido Reni RKD
Bologna 1575 - Bologna 1642

Title Saint Jerome
Period 18th century
19th century
Medium and support burin engraving AAT
Signatures, inscriptions, and markings printed inscription below: Apres Guido Reni
printed inscription below: Dedie a son Altesse serenissime Monseigneur Le Prince D'orange / et des Nassau Stadhouder Hereditaire des sept provinces Unies & & &. / Par Son tres humble tres obeissant et / tres soumis Serviteur Langenhöffel
inscription bottom right: EM [met bladerkrans rond]
inscription on the reverse: STAD GENT / MUSEUM VOOR SCHONE KUNSTEN
Collection print room
Object type burin engraving AAT
Inventory number 2014-PZ
Acquisition credit bequest
Horenbant, Jozef
Current whereabouts Work currently not on display
IIIF Manifest
Art & Architecture Thesaurus 300055874 religious symbolism AAT
300189808 figures (representations) 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
11Q3 ascetic life and practice Iconclass
11Q31 mortification of the senses ~ ascetic life Iconclass
11Q331 anchorite, hermit Iconclass
11R71 skull as symbol of 'Vanitas' Iconclass
31A211 (human) skull Iconclass
48(+431) art (+ copy, copying ~ work of art) Iconclass
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