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Angels Delivering Souls to Purgatory [excerpted book illustration]

Hans Springinklee (German, died in 1549)


Dimensions

Sheet: 9.7 x 7.7 cm (3 13/16 x 3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

P19196

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

verso: [letterpress in black and red]

Signed

on column, upper left: HSK [monogram]

Markings

verso, collector's initial's in black ink: W.S. [William Sharp; Lugt 2650]; collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 19195

Provenance

William Sharp (mid 19th century, Manchester, UK; Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York); from whom purchased by the MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund