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Hell (lower portion of the Celestial Ladder of Saint Bonaventura)

Inscription

in letterpress, upper left to right: Gehet hin mir, ihr verfleuchten, in das ewige feur: welches beraitet ift dem Deufel vnd feinen Engeler.

Signed

not signed

Marks

verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 19202 [Lugt 1870]; in graphite: H.D.P. 19202; Hell.; Wolgemmth[?]

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

Catalogue Raisonné

Hollstein 078b

Dimensions

Other (woodcut border): 13.3 x 29.4 cm (5 1/4 x 11 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

P19202

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

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