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Saint Cosmas and Saint Damian. Oil paintings.


Free to use with attribution CC BYCredit: Wellcome Collection
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Two paintings, one of each saint, painted on two pieces of wood of the same size and framed together. The figure on the viewer's right, directed to his right, holds a spatula and ointment box, and the figure on the viewer's left side, directed to his left, holds a herbal book

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2 paintings : oil on wood ; wood 22.4 x 12.3 cm and 22.6 x 12.3 cm


Wellcome Library no. 44848i

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In a 15th-century or 16th-century Italian style; date of execution unknown


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Saint Cosmas and Saint Damian. Oil paintings. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY

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