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America Avro et Argento Meos Repleo (Allegory of America)

Inscription

in plate, upper left: America, agresti ignorantia, in occidente; ; on cart wheels: [??]SILIA; HISPANOIOLA; CURA; PER V; in margin below image: AMERICA AVRO ET ARGENTO MEOS REPLEO

Signed

not signed

Marks

verso, MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 55.230; in graphite: L 350; L a/c

Provenance

William H. Schab, NY; from whom purchased by the MFA, April 14, 1955

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis

16th century

Accession Number

55.230

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