20 March 2001
After Sir Peter Paul Rubens
The vision of Saint Roch
inscribed ERIS IN/PESTE PA/TRONVS centre left
oil on copper
16.5 x 13.2 cm
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A partial copy after the prototype of 1623 in the St. Martins Church, Alost (M.T. Schmitz-Eichhoff, "Sankt Rochus" in Kölner Medizin Historische Beiträge, 1977, no.329, ill.).
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