Historiated Headpiece

Book Title: La vie de S. Basile le Grand, archevesque de Cesaree en Cappadoce, et celle de S. Gregoire de Nazianze archevesque de Constantinople, : divisees en douze livres. Dont les dix premiers representent la suitte de leurs actions & celles de plusieurs saints de leur siecle, & les deux derniers contiennent le paralelle de leurs vertus, & la conformité de leur doctrine. / Par M. Godefroy Hermant ...

Author: Hermant, Godefroy, 1617-1690

Image Title: Historiated Headpiece

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Description: This historiated headpiece depicts two angels holding flaming hearts above Jesus embracing a saint with the Latin phrase IN VINCULIS CHARITATIS which means “in bonds of love” from Hosea 11:4.

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