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Reliquary with the Holy Trinity (excerpted illustration from the Wittenberg Heiligsthumsbuch)

Inscription

verso: [woodcut initial; letterpress in red and black ink]

Signed

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: 18957 [Lugt 1870]

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) 081; Hollstein 97

Accession Number

P18957

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

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