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Sloth (Desidia, from the series The Seven Deadly Sins, or The Vices)

Inscription

in plate, within image, lower right: H.Cock. excud. cum.priuileg. 1558; and below the sleeping figure of Sloth: DESIDIA

Signed

within image, lower left: brueghel.Inuentor.; lower center: P/AVE [monogram]; lower right: H.Cock. excud. cum.priuileg. 1558.

Marks

watermark [not identified]; verso, MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 64.715

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard

1558

Catalogue Raisonné

Van Bastelaer 126

Accession Number

64.715

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