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The Two Muses

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Signed

Signed in plate, centre below: RBTA.

Marks

Verso, lower left, stamped in In blue ink: Mark of Karl Ferdinand Friedrich von Nagler, Lugt 2529; Dark brown ink: Mark of Kupferstich Kabinett Berlin, Lugt 1606; In light brown ink: Vom K. Berlin veraussert; In red ink: Mark of Henry F. Sewall, Lugt 1309.

Provenance

Karl Ferdinand Friedrich von Nagler (1770-1846, Berlin, Lugt 2529); Kupferstich Kabinett Berlin, Lugt 1606 (veraussert); Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York, Lugt 1309); from whom purchased by MFA November 1897.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

The Lyre

1462–not earlier than 1535

Catalogue Raisonné

Hind I.D.II. 27; Bartsch, XIII, 405, no.23.

Dimensions

Sheet (cut at platemark): 20.8 x 13.5 cm (8 3/16 x 5 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

97.1105

Medium or Technique

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