Portrait of Saint Vincent de Paul

Title

Portrait of Saint Vincent de Paul

Subject

Vincent de Paul, Saint, 1581-1660--Pictorial works

Description

An early engraving of Saint Vincent, included in the first edition of his first biography, written shortly after his death by Bishop Louis Abelly.

This engraving was based on a portrait by Simon François de Tours, painted during the saint's lifetime.

Creator

Lochon, René, 1636?-

Source

Abelly, Louis. Vie dv venerable servitevr de Diev Vincent de Pavl, institvtevr et premier svperievr general de la Congregation de la Mission. Paris: Chez Florentin Lambert, 1664.

Publisher

Chez Florentin Lambert

Date

c1664

Contributor

François de Tours, Simon, 1606-1671

Rights

Special Collections and Archives, DePaul University Library; Chicago, IL, USA 60614; http://library.depaul.edu/Collections/SpecialCollectionArchives.aspx

Format

Printed engraving, 18.5 x 24 cm.

Language

French

Type

Image

Identifier

Lochonengraving_080913

Original Format

Printed engraving

Physical Dimensions

18.5 x 24 cm.

Files

Lochonengraving_080913.jpg

Collection

Citation

Lochon, René, 1636?- , “Portrait of Saint Vincent de Paul,” DePaul University Special Collections and Archives, accessed November 27, 2021, https://dpuspecialcollections.omeka.net/items/show/197.