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Gluttony (Gula)

Inscription

in plate, upper center: GVLV.; below image: Attendite vobis ne fortè graventur corda vestra/in crapula & ebietate. Luc. 21.; lower right: 5

Signed

not signed

Marks

recto, lower left, in graphite: 1301; verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 6958

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York); from whom purchased by the MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

Catalogue Raisonné

Alvin 1301; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 1377

Accession Number

P6958

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