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Saint Paul Overcoming the Viper

A work made of engraving in black on cream laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of engraving in black on cream laid paper.

Date:

mid 1540s

Artist:

Giulio Bonasone (Italian, c. 1510–after 1576)
after Perino del Vaga (Italian, 1501-1547)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Giulio Bonasone

Title

Saint Paul Overcoming the Viper

Place

Italy (Artist's nationality:)

Date  Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.

1542–1548

Medium

Engraving in black on cream laid paper

Dimensions

Plate: 24.8 × 16.4 cm (9 13/16 × 6 1/2 in.); Sheet: 25.2 × 16.8 cm (9 15/16 × 6 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

The Amanda S. Johnson and Marion J. Livingston Endowment Fund

Reference Number

2021.36

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