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Ornamental Design, Frieze with Two Foliage Volutes (Tendrils) Surrounding a Triton and Mereied (Siren)

Inscription

Engraved lower right: "L" Verso: fragment of pen and black ink drawing of two seated nude figures (probably late 16th century Netherlandish)

Signed

Signed

Provenance

Adalbert Freiherr von Lanna (1836-1909), Prague, two stamps (Lugt 2773) verso ; his sale, Stuttgart, 11-22 May 1909, lot 2062. Acquired MFA, Bosotn, 1984, (not stamped)

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis

about 1510

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (Intaglio) 169; Hollstein 169, only state; Filedt Kok (Holstein) "B. 169" a

Dimensions

Image: 5.4 x 11 cm (2 1/8 x 4 5/16 in.) Platemark: 6.8 x 11.8 cm (2 11/16 x 4 5/8 in.) Sheet: 5.7 x 11.2 cm (2 1/4 x 4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

1984.443

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