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The Martyrdom of Saint Peter (from the series the Martyrdom of the Twelve Apostles)

Inscription

verso, in letterpress: Das Symboum der/heiligen Apofteln:/darin der Grund unfers Chrifs=/lichen Glaubens gelegt ist/Ausgelgt durch//D+ Mart+ Luth_/Mit Schonen liebli=/chen Figuren./1548

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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: 18944 [Lugt 1870]

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

1548

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) 037; Hollstein 53

Accession Number

P18944

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

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