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Vita D. Thomae Aquinatis (Life of St. Thomas Aquinas)

After Otto van Veen (Flemish, 1556–1629), Engraver Cornelis Boel I (Netherlandish, about 1576–after 1613), Engraver Egbert van Panderen (Dutch, 1581–1637?), Engraver Willem Swanenburg (Netherlandish, 1581–1612), Engraver Cornelis Galle, Jr. (Netherlandish, 1615–1678)

Place of Publication: Antwerp, Belgium

Catalogue Raisonné

Hollstein, Dutch and Flemish, III, p. 7, nos. 10-22; VII, p. 65, nos. 48-49; XV, p. 99, no. 45; XXIX, p. 46, nos. 101-02


Overall: 26.4 x 20.3 x 2 cm (10 3/8 x 8 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Set of engraved title page and 30 engravings

Not On View


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Antwerp: Otto van Veen, 1610) Quarto; 31 leaves; contemporary blind-stamped vellum.

Portrait of St. Thomas Aquinas, scenes from his life.

Antwerp: Otto van Veen, 1610


Martin Breslauer, London, from whom purchased by MFA, May 12, 1965.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund