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The Fall of the Giants (lower left panel)

Marks

Verso, bottom left, stamped in black ink, the mark of Christian Gottlieb Crusius, Dresden (c. 1718-1783)(Lugt 548); verso, lower center, in graphite, a possible collector's mark ("J.P."?); verso, lower left, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Christian Gottlieb Crusius, Dresden (c.1718-1783)(Lugt 548); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(cf. Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

1641

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.114.12, ii/ii (lower left panel); Takahatake 19 (Version B), i/iii, Variant c (lower left panel)

Accession Number

P1671

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from three blocks in orange-brown, medium brown, and dark brown

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