St Anthony by Unknown Artist

Standing figure of the saint with his pig.

Details

Medium:
Coloured woodcut
Dimensions:
13 x 9 cm
Acquired in:
1930
Presented by:
Henry Van den Bergh through The Art Fund

Above the label, S Antonius, hang votive hands and feet. God looks down from clouds, while a man kneels before the saint holding up a wounded hand.? Rhine country.

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

Entry details

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