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Hercules and the Nemean Lion

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Marks

Verso, center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)

Provenance

W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen

about 1510–1550

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.119.17, i/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 25.1 x 19.4 cm (9 7/8 x 7 5/8 in.)(trimmed to the borderline)

Accession Number

64.1102

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from two blocks, in yellow-green and black

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