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Allegory: Combat of Animals in the Presence of a Man with a Shield

About 1500–20
Master of the Beheading of St. John the Baptist (Italian (Milan), active about 1500–1525)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hind 2; Bartsch 44 (as Jean Duvet); Robert-Dumesnil 61 (as Jean Duvet); Passavant VI, p. 256 (as Jean Duvet)

Dimensions

Sheet: 22.3 x 31.4 cm (8 3/4 x 12 3/8 in.)(trimmed to or within the platemark)

Accession Number

P950

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund