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The body of Saint Bruno is laid out in state and surrounded by mourning Carthusian monks. Etching with engraving after E. Le Sueur.

  • Le Sueur, Eustache, 1616-1655.
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Carthusian: of or belonging to an order of monks founded by St Bruno in 1086

Publication/Creation

[Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified]

Physical description

1 print : etching, with engraving ; sheet 33.5 x 22.2 cm

Lettering

Quid querulis, pia turba ... Il meurt. Laisse moins voir cette douleur profonde, ... 21

References note

I. Compin and A. Roquebert, Catalogue sommaire illustré des peintures du musée du Louvre et du musée d'Orsay, Paris 1986, vol. IV, p. 57

Lettering note

Bears number bottom right : 21

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 44180i

Reproduction note

After Eustache Le Sueur's "Vie de saint Bruno (Mort de saint Bruno le 6 octobre 1101), a series of 22 paintings for the Petit Cloître des Chatreux de Paris (1645-1648). The paintings were copied onto wooden panels between 1778 and 1783

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  • Latin
  • French


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