The Abbot and the Death
Artist
Peter Paul Rubens

(creator)

Hans Holbein II

(creator)

Production date
1590
Object number
PK.OS.0192.016
Dimensions
74 mm x 101 mm
Keywords

Death has taken ownership of his mitre and crozier, and drags the abbot away, while the abbot is about to strike with his prayerbook.

CC BY (Creative Commons 4.0)

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