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SAVONAROLA Italian Reform Preacher Writes Letter in Cell - 1860s Antique Print

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!!! NOTE !!! if the image in the description shows a broken image icon, right click on the icon then select “copy the image location” and then paste it into your browser’s address box to see the image OR send me a message to get more images if they do not all show. Savonarola Another Quality Print from Martin2001 Type of print: Steel engraving - Original vintage antique print Year of printing: not indicated on the print; est. 1860 Artist - Engraver - Publisher: Granet - Payne - A.H. Payne, Dresden Leipzig Condition: Excellent - Very good - Good - Fair. Light overall age toning of paper. Overall dimensions of map: including blank margins around the image: 7 3/4 x 10 1/2 inches. image only: 5 x 6 3/4 inches. 1 inch = 2,54 cm Blank margins around the image are not shown in the photo. Type of paper: Thick - Heavier - Medium heavy - Slightly heavier - Thin. Reverse side: Blank - With another map. Notes: 1. Green 'border' around the map in the photo is a contrasting background on which the print was photographed, it is not part of the print. 2. See shipping, returns, terminology, etc. at the bottom of page. Description of the subject depicted in the print: Italian friar Girolamo Savonarola was a religious reformer who claimed a supernatural gift of prophecy. He criticized the corruption of Pope Alexander VI and was eventually excommunicated. In 1498 Savonarola was declared guilty of heresy and hanged. We are here introduced into the cell of the great Italian reformer Savonarola, at the moment of his inditing his celebrated letter to the German potentates, calling on them to assist in suppressing the abuses of the Church, denying the authority of the Pope, and offering to prove before a council of divines, that so far from being the vicegerent of the Almighty, he had no claim to be even considered as a Christian, much less as a Bishop. The artistry has admirably succeeded in stamping the features of the daring monk, with the expression of energy and genius, and in depicting at the same time the repose and quiet of the monastic cell, as opposed to the fiery passions and restless nature of its occupant. Martin2001 Satisfaction Guaranteed Policy ! Any print purchased from us may be returned for any reason for a full refund including all postage. Shipping: Worldwide. We gladly combine multiple purchases into one package. Terminology: to learn more about antique prints and their terminology. "Inch to cm" conversion: to see our handy "inch to cm" conversion table. Our other listings: to see our other antique prints. Notes: --- findgalmun findbible findpersonalities Powered by Turbo Lister The free listing tool. List your items fast and easy and manage your active items.

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TURKEY Trebizond on Black Sea - 1887 Wood Engraving

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This old engraving has substantiated and stimulated a recent interest of mine; this physical thing now hangs in front of my reading chair, and I have found the digital copy of the charming old book from which it was cut (VOYAGES AND TRAVELS OR SCENES IN MANY LANDS VOLUME
de Colange, Leo (Ed.)).
Published by E.W. Walker, Boston, MA (1887))
I recommend enjoying some of the 19th century paintings under "Trabzon in art" in commons.wikipedia., which is where I first discovered this one. In some of these it is the artists viewpoint of serious (not ) peacefulness that I especially enjoy, and now this is substantiated, in front of my reading chair.

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