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A King Hearing a Petitioner

Venice
About 1510–40
Unidentified artist, Italian, 16th century (Italian)


Dimensions

Sheet: 10.8 x 7.3 cm (4 1/4 x 2 7/8 in.)(trimmed to the borderline)

Accession Number

50.2668

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Robert Treat Paine, Jr., Cambridge, Massachusetts (1900-1965); his gift to the MFA June 8, 1950

Credit Line

Gift of Robert Treat Paine, Jr.