Aug 10, 2006

Saint Jerome in Penitence

Saint Jerome in Penitence

c. 1480–1500


Image: 15.1 x 21.6 cm (5 15/16 x 8 1/2 in.); Sheet: 15.1 x 21.6 cm (5 15/16 x 8 1/2 in.)

Dudley P. Allen Fund 1949.33


Did you know?

The rock in Saint Jerome's hand was used by the saint to beat his chest when he experienced hallucinations brought on by his isolation in the desert.

See also
PR - Engraving
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Dudley P. Allen Fund

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