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Cartouche

Inscription

Etched in the cartouche, "DIVERSARUM ICONVM / ... Anno Domini MDCCLXI"

Marks

Verso of backing sheet, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (Lugt 3593)

Provenance

W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen

1749

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 1 (the etched inscription is different from the original 1749 inscription, and is dated 1761)

Accession Number

1975.631

Medium or Technique

Etching and chiaroscuro woodcut, the woodcut printed from two blocks, in light brown and black

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