Prints and Drawings
Artist, circle of: Erasmus Quellinus II, Flemish, 1607–1678

St. Francis of Paula Holding Live Coal in his Hands

17th century

Black chalk and pen and brush and gray-black ink heightened with white on brown paper

sheet: 28.7 × 20.7 cm (11 5/16 × 8 1/8 in.)
Egmont Collection, Yale Library Transfer
1961.63.28
Culture: 
Flemish
Period: 
17th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Drawings and Watercolors
Geography: 
Made in Flanders
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

John Percival, first Earl of Egmont (1683-1748); John T. Graves; Robert Hoe (sale New York, Anderson Auction Company, April 15-19, 1912, Library of Robert Hoe, Part III, A-K, no. 949); Yale University Library (Anonymous Donor, 1957)

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