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Portraits and Costume - European

Thomas Villanova, Archiep. Valent. (ca. 16th century.)

Size: 29.53 H x 17.72 W inches

Source: Early Theologians.

ID#: 83516

St. Thomas of Villanova Engraved portrait, 7 x 4.25 cm, of the famous Saint. Copper plate engraving. Titled in the plate as Archbishop of Valencia. Educator, philanthropist, born at Fuentellana, Spain, 1488; died at Valencia, 8 September, 1555; canonized by Pope Alexander VII on November 1, 1658. Liturgical feast day is celebrated on September 22. Namesake and patron saint of Villanova University, near Philadelphia. From a series of 17th century portraits of Catholic clergy. (Save shipping on multiple prints). Small tear missing from top left corner; else very good.