Niclaus of Haguenau
Saint Anthony Abbot

Strasbourg, Upper Rhine Valley, circa 1445
Walnut, 44¾ in. tall (113.7 cm.)
The Cloisters, New York City, 1988.159

The saint wears the habit of the Antonine order. The devil at his feet represents the temptations he endured and overcame.

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Photo: Metropolitan Museum of Art