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The Temptation of St. Anthony
  • Jacques Callot
    1592–1635
    born: Nancy, Duchy of Lorraine (present-day France) ; died: Nancy, Duchy of Lorraine (present-day France)
  • The Temptation of St. Anthony, 1635
  • Where object was made: France
  • etching
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 349 x 461 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 3/4 x 18 1/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 355 x 467 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 x 18 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 25 in
  • Museum purchase: Gift of Phillips Petroleum Foundation, Inc. and Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1987.0002
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Black line drawing on a beige ground of a fantastical scene of demons fighting in a landscape with ruins (identified as the temptation of Saint Anthony). There is a huge winged demon hovering over the scene. There is a band along the bottom of the image with black text.