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A voyeur watches women taking a bath while above a monk is martyred; representing the sense of sight. Engraving after G. Collaert, 1630, after N. van der Horst.

  • Horst, Nikolaus van der, 1598-1646.
Date
1630
Reference
27064i
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Description

By the bathing scene water flows from a gargoyle's mouth into the pool. In the background barbarians are clubbing and stoning a kneeling monk. God and Jesus look on

Publication/Creation

1630

Physical description

1 print : line engraving ; image 10.5 x 5.8 cm

Lettering

Vedere

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 27064i

Languages

  • Italian


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