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Creator:
Print made by Valentine Green, 1739–1813, British
after Mola Pier Francesco, 1612–1666, Italian
Published by John Boydell, 1720–1804, British
Title:
Saint Jerome
Date:
1777
Medium:
Mezzotint on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 20 3/8 × 14 5/8 inches (51.8 × 37.1 cm), Plate: 20 1/8 × 14 inches (51.1 × 35.6 cm), and Image: 18 3/8 × 14 inches (46.7 × 35.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso in graphite, lower center: "Fine proof | 455"

Scratched lettering below image, lower left: "Mola Pinxit"; lower center: "Publish'd by J.Boydell, Engraver, Cheapside, April 7th. 1777"; lower right: "Engraved by V.Green, Engraver to his Majesty and to the | Elector Palatine"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1970.3.1314
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
barefoot | basket | beard | book | cane | crucifix | flame | hermit | kneeling | lamp | monk | praying | reading | religious and mythological subject | rosary | saint | skull | stone | the monk and hermit Jerome (hieronymus); possible attributes: book, cardinal's hat, crucifix, hour-glass, lion, skull, cane | tree
Associated People:
Saint Jerome (ca. 342-420), Roman religious leader
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:23163
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