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The Rape of a Sabine

Marks

Verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

1584

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.093.2; Meyer 29, i/ii

Accession Number

P1633a

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from five blocks, in light yellow-brown and four shades of blue-gray

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