Engraved in the plate, lower right, in a banderole, "DE GIOVE / SOTTO.CAPI / TOLIO / IN ROMA / IN EL TENPIO / BASA"
Verso, lower left, stamped in black ink, the mark of the British Museum (Lugt 302); verso, lower left, in brown ink, the duplicate stamp of the British Museum (Lugt 305); verso, center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)
British Museum, London (Lugt 302, 305); Kennedy Galleries, Inc., New York; from whom purchased November 9, 1960
George Peabody Gardner Fund
- Master GA of the Caltrop, Italian, active about 1538
Nagler, Monogrammisten, II, 2679, probably no. 8 (the inscription on the plate varies slightly from that described in Nagler); Passavant, VI, p. 163, no. 25
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