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Sinners of the Old and New Testaments: St. Paul
  • Willem van Swanenburgh
    1580–1612
    born: Leyden, Seventeen Provinces (present-day Netherlands) ; died: Leyden, Dutch Republic (present-day Netherlands)
  • Sinners of the Old and New Testaments: St. Paul, circa 1611
  • Where object was made: Netherlands
  • engraving
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 270 x 166 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 275 x 176 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 10 5/8 x 6 1/2 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 10 13/16 x 6 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1991.0082
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Description

Saint Paul seated on rocks with books, holding pen. Words "Savle, savle me perseqveris" from sky hit fighting men in background.