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Marcus Curtius Plunging into the Chasm

Signed

lower left: LC

Marks

watermark [not deciphered]; verso, collector's initials, in black ink: W.S. [William Sharp; Lugt 2650]; collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 18962 [Lugt 1870]

Provenance

William Sharp (Manchester, England, mid 19th century); Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York); from whom purchased by the MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

The Death of Marcus Curtius

about 1506–7

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) 112; Hollstein 106

Accession Number

P18962

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

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