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Triumph of Death, from Petrarch, Trionfi

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Marks

Verso, lower left corner, stamped in red ink: Mark of Henry F. Sewall, Lugt 1309.

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York, Lugt 1309); from whom purchased by MFA, November 1897.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

"Triumph of Death" (illustration to The Triumphs of Petrarch)

1494, reprinted 1507

Place of Publication

Milan, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Sander 5610

Dimensions

Block: 24.3 x 15.8 cm (9 9/16 x 6 1/4 in.) Sheet: 27.4 x 17.5 cm (10 13/16 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

P19107

Medium or Technique

Woodcut illustration, touched with brown ink in image and in shield at bottom

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