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Herodias and Salome with the Head of John the Baptist

This impression does not seem to have the date "1631" in the middle tone block described by Takahatake.


Verso of backing sheet, lower left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso of backing sheet, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)


Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.047.29; Takahatake 1 (Version A), only state, Variant a

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Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from three blocks in light yellow-brown, darker yellow-brown, and black


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