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The Poet Virgil Suspended in a Basket (Block 6 from a series of 6 , The "large" Power of Women)

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Inscription

Lower left in brown ink : L (not by Lucas) Verso; some

Marks

Verso in brown ink -- mark of Paul Davidsohn, script (L. 654)

Provenance

Paul Davidsohn (born 1839, London and Berlin, Lugt 654); his sale Leipzig, C. G. Boerner, CXXX, 22-26 November 1920, lot 1113 (illustrated); to P. & D. Colnaghi (London); from whom purchased by MFA, 1921. Regis. book and mat says ex coll. R. Dumesnil (L. 2199-2200), but no mark; source must be Holl.

Credit Line

Samuel Putnam Avery Fund

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (Relief) 16; Hollstein (Relief) 89, I (II);Filedt Kok (Hollstein) "B. hsn" 16b

Dimensions

Image: 41.5 x 28.9 cm (16 5/16 x 11 3/8 in.) Sheet: 41.5 cm (16 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10630

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

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