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The Angel Showing St. John the Heavenly City of Jerusalem (Revelations 21:10–23)

Inscription

Colls: Lugt 2903c (unidentified) and unidentified oval armorial mark

Marks

PDP Watermark Type: Crowned shield

Provenance

Lugt 2903c (unidentifed mark); unidentified armorial mark: C. G.Boerner, West Germany, from whom acquired June 1985

Credit Line

Francis Welch Fund

Design for an engraving

1536–1603

Dimensions

Sheet: 16.8 x 24.5 cm (6 5/8 x 9 5/8 in. )

Accession Number

1985.345

Medium or Technique

Pen and brown ink with brush and brown wash, heightened with white gouache, incised with a stylus for transfer, laid down on a decorated mount

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