Art UK has updated its cookies policy. By using this website you are agreeing to the use of cookies. To find out more read our updated Use of Cookies policy and our updated Privacy policy.

Close
Desiderius Erasmus (1466–1536)

Photo credit: Wellcome Collection

How you can use this image

Download

Notes

Add or edit a note on this artwork that only you can see. You can find notes again by going to the ‘Notes’ section of your account.

This portrait is adapted from an engraved portrait of John Calvin, which was published as a frontispiece to his works.

Wellcome Collection

London


Date

19th C (?)

Medium

oil on copper

Measurements

H 30.5 x W 22.3 cm

Accession number

139i

Acquisition method

purchased by Henry S. Wellcome, c.1900–1936

Work type

Painting


Wellcome Collection

183 Euston Road, London, Greater London NW1 2BE England

This venue is open to the public. Not all artworks are on display. If you want to see a particular artwork, please contact the venue.
View venue