[Evagrius Ponticus in his study]Evagrius sacri i divina oracula verbi [...]
J Honervog ex 
Engraving, sheet 145 x 180mm (5½ x 7"). Trimmed and glued to backing sheet; stained top right.
Plate nineteen from a series of engravings depicting various hermits in the wilderness. These were first engraved by Jan and Martin Sadeler after Maarten de Vos c.1585. A set of copies by Nicolaas de Bruyn were published by Thomas de Leu in around 1606. The present item is from a later set of copies, some of which are signed 'et picart fc'.
[Ref: 28035] £160.00