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Death of Saint Paul the Hermit
  • Sebastiano Ricci, artist
    1659–1734
    born: Belluno, Italy ; died: Venice, Italy
    Marco Ricci, artist
    1676–1730
    born: Belluno, Italy ; died: Venice, Italy
  • Death of Saint Paul the Hermit, circa 1700–1710
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • oil on canvas
  • Canvas/Support: 94 x 137.2 cm
    Canvas/Support: 37 x 54 in
    Frame Dimensions: 47 1/2 x 64 1/4 x 3 1/4 in
  • Gift from the Samuel H. Kress Study Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1960.0055
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Two winged figures and a man, huddled around a sick looking man. There are two angel heads floating above them. In the right background are two lions, trees, mountains, and clouds.