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Three Women Kneeling before Christ on the Cross. Frontispiece for "Spiritualium personarum feminei sexus facta admiratione digna" by St. Lucy of Narni.

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Inscription

book title in letterpress on verso

Signed

not signed

Marks

no watermark; verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 19048

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

1501

Catalogue Raisonné

Meder p. 279, XIII; H.1501

Dimensions

Block: 15.7 x 10.3 cm (6 3/16 x 4 1/16 in. )

Accession Number

P19048

Medium or Technique

Woodcut, with hand coloring on the lips of all four figures and blood on the body of Christ

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