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Saint Christopher

Signed

and dated on tablet hanging from tree, upper left: LC/[winged serpent]/1506 [the 5 backwards]

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: 1609. [Lugt 1870]; in graphite: [?]

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

about 1509

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) 058; Hollstein 79 (I)

Accession Number

P1609

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from two blocks

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