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Saint Francis of Assisi

Artist:
Francesco Villamena (Italian, Assisi ca. 1565–1624 Rome)
Date:
1613
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
12 5/16 x 9 7/16 in. (31.2 x 24 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1951
Accession Number:
51.501.2523
Not on view
Inscription: (top left) CHA/ RI/ TAS; (in margin) Sub cruce Franciscus saltus interque ferar./ Gaudia habet, patrio qualia nulla lare./ Franciscus Villamoena Inventor/ et Sculpsit Rome./ Cum Privilegio S. Pontificis et/ Superiorum licentia. 1613
Gustav Mayer; Princes of Liechtenstein, Vaduz and Vienna; Vendor: P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.
Previously unpublished
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