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Erasmus of Rotterdam, Dutch Catholic reformer and humanist (engraving)

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Erasmus of Rotterdam, Dutch Catholic reformer and humanist (engraving)

3646446 Erasmus of Rotterdam, Dutch Catholic reformer and humanist (engraving) by German School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Erasmus of Rotterdam (1466-1536), Dutch Catholic reformer and humanist. Illustration for Kulturgeschichtliches Bilderbuch aus drei Jahrhunderten by Georg Hirth (Leipzig and Munchen, 1881-90). Digitally cleaned image.); © Look and Learn

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Cathloic Cathoic Desiderius Erasmus Erasmus Erasmus Of Rotterdam Humanist Philosophy Reformation Reformer Roman Catholicism Scholar 16 16th Xvi Xvith Sixteenth Century Benelux Countries Catholic Religion Catholics Dutch Netherlands Hollander Hollanders Netherland Netherlands Holland Dutch The Netherland


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This engraving showcases Erasmus of Rotterdam, a prominent Dutch Catholic reformer and humanist of the 16th century. The artwork, created by the German School in the 19th century, beautifully captures the essence of this influential figure. Erasmus was not only a scholar but also an advocate for religious and social reforms during a time when Europe was undergoing significant changes. His writings and ideas played a crucial role in shaping the Renaissance period and challenging traditional beliefs within Christianity. In this portrait, Erasmus is depicted as a pensive philosopher deep in thought, his quill poised above parchment as he diligently writes. The artist skillfully portrays his intellectual prowess and dedication to scholarship. The engraving serves as both a historical document and an artistic masterpiece. It offers us insight into the life of one of history's most remarkable thinkers while showcasing the talent of the German School artists who brought him to life on paper. As we gaze upon this print, we are transported back to an era where religion, philosophy, and art intertwined to shape society. It reminds us that even centuries later, Erasmus' legacy continues to inspire scholars around the world. This image is part of a private collection but has been digitally cleaned for preservation purposes. Its inclusion in Kulturgeschichtliches Bilderbuch aus drei Jahrhunderten by Georg Hirth further solidifies its significance within historical literature.

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