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John's Vision of the Seven Candlesticks (Et conversus vidi septem candelabra aurea...)

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Inscription

Inscribed l.r. (below image) on recto: "Luigi Sabatelli inven. ed inc Milano." Title inscription in Latin l.c. on recto: "Et conversus vidi septem candelabra aurea... et in medio septem candelabrorum aureorum similem Filio hominis vestitum podere et praecintum ad mamillas Zona aurea. Et habebat in dextra sua stellas septem, et de ore ejus gladius utraque parte actus exibat &c. Apoc. c.l."

Provenance

Lutz Riester, Germany; from whom purchased by the MFA, December 17, 2003

Credit Line

George R. Nutter Fund

1809–10

Catalogue Raisonné

Disegni e Incisioni 68

Dimensions

Platemark: 63.8 x 46 cm (25 1/8 x 18 1/8 in.) Sheet: 77.5 x 54.6 cm (30 1/2 x 21 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2003.760

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving

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