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St. Jerome
POSTCARDS
postcard
Chauffourier, P.; Tintoretto
Europe: Italy
1950
paper
overall: 143 x 101 mm

Modern photographic reproduction, monochrome (souvenir postcard) of a 16th c. painting. Depicts St. Jerome, bare-chested, kneeling beside a table on which are books, a skull and a pair of nose spectacles. The lion sits beneath the table. From an original in the Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Antica di Palazzo Barberini, Roma.


2001.59

Gift of Dr Eugene Eagle, 1959



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