Erasmus of Rotterdam

Erasmus of Rotterdam

(14661536)

Desiderius Erasmus Roterodamus

Works:

• Against War (English)

• Colloquies, Volume I (English)

• Dialoge or communication of two persons (English)

• Education of Children (English)

• Encomium artis medicae (Latin)

• In Praise of Folly (English)

• Merry Dialogue Declaringe the Properties of Shrowde Shrews and Honest Wives (English)

• Opuscula Selecta Neerlandicorum (Latin)

• The Praise of Folly (English)

Selections from Erasmus: Principally from his Epistles (Latin-English)

• Two Dyaloges, c.1549 (English)

• Very Pleasaunt & Fruitful Diologe Called the Epicure (English)

Erasmus in Art:

Erasmus (1523)Holbein, Hans the Younger (c.1497-1543)
Erasmus
1523
National GalleryLondon

 

 

Erasmus of Rotterdam writing (1523)Holbein, Hans the Younger (c.1497-1543)
Erasmus of Rotterdam writing
1523
Kunstmuseum BaselBasel

 

 

Erasmus writing (1523)Holbein, Hans the Younger (c.1497-1543)
Erasmus writing
1523
Musée du LouvreParis

 

 

Erasmus of Rotterdam (c 1532)Holbein, Hans the Younger (c.1497-1543)
Erasmus of Rotterdam
c.1532
Metropolitan Museum of ArtNew York

 

 

Roundel Portrait of Erasmus of Rotterdam (1532)Holbein, Hans the Younger (c.1497-1543)
Roundel Portrait of Erasmus
1532
Kunstmuseum BaselBasel

 

 

Holbein, Hans the Younger (c.1497-1543)
Terminus, the Device of Erasmus
c.1532
Cleveland Museum of ArtCleveland

 

 

Legros, Alphonse (1837-1911)
Copie de mémoire de l’Erasmus de Holbein
s.d.
National Gallery of ArtWashington

 

Born October 28 1466 Rotterdam (Netherlands)
Died July 12 1536 Basel (Switzerland)
Occupation Humanist Philologist
Occupation Philosopher Polymath
Occupation Theologian Writer