FEATURES: Images of Eremitism
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Photographs of hermits
Galleries of religious hermits: modern Christian hermits, Western and Orthodox, and modern Eastern (Asian) hermits: Buddhist/Taoist and Hindu/Jain.
Separate galleries of religious hermits: the hermit Lykov family of Siberia; hermits of Freedom or Madness film.
Galleries of wilderness hermits include Everglades, LIFE magazine, and Miscellany (largest set).
Gallery of women hermits: hermits, solitaries, thinkers, writers, and religious.
Hermits in art
Galleries include Western and Eastern
Western galleries: St. Paul & St. Antony, Temptations of St. Antony, St. Jerome as hermit, medieval images, and classical images.
Renaissance etchings of Jan and Raphael Sadeler include their Solitudo: sive Vitae patrum eremicolarum, Solitudo: sive Vitae feminarum anachoritarum (women) & Oraculum Anchoreticum. Plus an art Miscellany.
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