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Fragmentary Bowl Base with Saint Lawrence

Fragmentary Bowl Base with Saint Lawrence

Saint Lawrence, a deacon who was martyred in Rome in 258, became of one the most revered martyrs of the Roman church.

Martyrdom of Saint Lawrence

Martyrdom of Saint Lawrence

Contrary to iconographic convention, Saint Lawrence here appears in supplication, amid bands of fire, rather than stretched out on the grill. This representation reflects the writings of both saints Augustine ... more

Saint Lawrence

Saint Lawrence

Made in Carinthia, Austria

Manuscript Illumination with Saint Lawrence in an Initial C, from a Gradual

Manuscript Illumination with Saint Lawrence in an Initial C, from a Gr...

When embellished with a figure or a scene, the opening letter of a hymn serves as a visual prompt to members of the choir. Here, the figure dressed as a deacon and holding a large grill is Saint Lawrence, whose... more

St. Lawrence

St. Lawrence

Martin Schongauer (German, Colmar ca. 1435/50–1491 Breisach)

Saint Lawrence

Saint Lawrence

Martin Schongauer (German, Colmar ca. 1435/50–1491 Breisach)

Lawrence; the Crown of Thorns from BL Eg 1070, f. 98

Lawrence; the Crown of Thorns from BL Eg 1070, f. 98

Miniatures of Lawrence (left) and an angel holding the Crown of Thorns (right), with partial foliate borders carried by angels. Image taken from f. 98 of Book of Hours, Use of Paris ('The Hours of René d'Anjou'... more

Relief of Saint Lawrence Presenting the Poor

Relief of Saint Lawrence Presenting the Poor

St. Lawrence is portrayed presenting the poor as the true wealth of the Church. This panel and another in Munich come from a large now-dismantled altarpiece dedicated to the saint. The anonymous master of this ... more

Martyrdom of St. Lawrence

Martyrdom of St. Lawrence

Hans Baldung (called Hans Baldung Grien) (German, Schwäbisch Gmünd (?) 1484/85–1545 Strasbourg (Strassburg))

The Martyrdom of St Lawrence after Bandinelli

The Martyrdom of St Lawrence after Bandinelli

Like many of Bandinelli's projects, his commission to paint two large frescoes for the church of San Lorenzo in Florence came to nothing. However, his patron was so impressed by his drawing for the Martyrdom of... more

Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae: Front view of St. Lawrence Gateway, Rome

Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae: Front view of St. Lawrence Gateway, R...

This print comes from the museum’s copy of the Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae (The Mirror of Roman Magnificence) The Speculum found its origin in the publishing endeavors of Antonio Salamanca and Antonio Lafre... more

The Virgin and Child Appearing to Saint Peter, Saint Damasus, Saint Lawrence, and Saint Paul; the Martyrdom of Saint Lawrence in the Background

The Virgin and Child Appearing to Saint Peter, Saint Damasus, Saint La...

A preparatory study by Federico Zuccaro for the high altarpiece in San Lorenzo in Damaso, Rome, a work commissioned from his older brother Taddeo Zuccaro (1529-1566) but actually executed by Federico and comple... more

The Martyrdom of St Lawrence

The Martyrdom of St Lawrence

Cornelis Cort (Netherlandish, Hoorn ca. 1533–1578 Rome)

Martyrdom of St. Lawrence

Martyrdom of St. Lawrence

One of the most famed printmakers of his day, Cornelis Cort was admired for his ability to translate tonal qualities into a black and white engraving. Cort accomplished this in part through an important technic... more

The Coronation of the Virgin with St Lawrence, St Paul, St Peter and St Sixtus

The Coronation of the Virgin with St Lawrence, St Paul, St Peter and S...

Cornelis Cort (Netherlandish, Hoorn ca. 1533–1578 Rome)

Martyrdom of Saint Lawrence

Martyrdom of Saint Lawrence

This drawing is made after Rubens' painting in the Alte Pinakothek in Munich. It is the preparatory drawing for the engraving by Lucas Vorsterman. Therefore, the contours are traced with a stylus to transfer th... more

Martyrdom of Saint Lawrence

Martyrdom of Saint Lawrence

Anonymous, Italian, Roman-Bolognese, 17th century

The Maryrdom of Saint Lawrence

The Maryrdom of Saint Lawrence

attributed to Rombout Eynhoudts (Dutch, Antwerp 1613–1680 Antwerp)

Martyrdom of Saint Lawrence

Martyrdom of Saint Lawrence

Anonymous, Italian, Roman-Bolognese, 17th century

Humphrey, Lawrence
Humphrey, Lawrence
Humphrey, Lawrence
Saint Lawrence

Saint Lawrence

Cesi was an artist devoted to the Counter-Reformation belief, expressed most forcibly in the 1582 treatise of the Bolognese Cardinal Gabriele Paleotti, that the proper function of painting was the clear communi... more

Martyrdom of St. Lawrence

Martyrdom of St. Lawrence

Having realized the potential profits to be made from reproductive engravings of his work, Rubens began to engage young printmakers from 1619 onward. Lucas Vorsterman, who had been practicing as an engraver fro... more

The Martyrdom of St. Lawrence

The Martyrdom of St. Lawrence

Claude Vignon (French, Tours 1593–1670 Paris)

Deacon Saint (Stephen or Lawrence)

Deacon Saint (Stephen or Lawrence)

Probably dating to the 1640-50s, this spirited, relatively finished study in red and very dense black chalk depicts the figure of a martyred deacon saint, who is either Saint Stephen or Saint Lawrence. It was p... more

St. Lawrence

St. Lawrence

St Lawrence stands at left on a hill, looking right, holding a palm leaf in his left hand and a gridiron with the right. Wenceslaus Hollar (Bohemian, Prague 1607–1677 London)

Saint Lawrence Standing and Holding the Grill, Instrument of His Martyrdom

Saint Lawrence Standing and Holding the Grill, Instrument of His Marty...

Marcantonio Franceschini (Italian, Bologna 1648–1729 Bologna)

Christ in Glory with Saint Lawrence, Saint Anthony of Padua, Saint Ignatius of Loyola, and Saint Eligius.

Christ in Glory with Saint Lawrence, Saint Anthony of Padua, Saint Ign...

Recognized as a work by Ubaldo Gandolfi by Mimi Cazort (1982), this rapid sketch in pen and ink with the Christ in Glory, with Saint Lawrence, Anthony of Padua, Ignatius of Loyola and Eligius corresponds very ... more

The Irishmen's petition, to the Honourable C-mm-ssi-n-rs of Excise, &c ... Patrick O'Conner, Blany O'Bryan, Carney Macquire. Lawrence Sweeney. [Printed by desire.] [n. d.].

The Irishmen's petition, to the Honourable C-mm-ssi-n-rs of Excise, &c...

On verso: S; 1769; The Irish Mens Petition. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 133, Folder 56.