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Print, Saint Anthony the Hermit

This is a Print. It was designed by Hans Sebald Beham. It is dated 1521 and we acquired it in 1950. Its medium is engraving on laid paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Leo Wallerstein. It is credited Gift of Leo Wallerstein.

Its dimensions are

9.5 × 6.6 cm (3 3/4 × 2 5/8 in.)

It is signed

Monogram printed in plate, lower left: HSB

It is inscribed

Printed in plate, lower left: 1521

Cite this object as

Print, Saint Anthony the Hermit; Designed by Hans Sebald Beham (German, 1500–1550); engraving on laid paper; 9.5 × 6.6 cm (3 3/4 × 2 5/8 in.); Gift of Leo Wallerstein; 1950-131-22

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