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Symbolical Figures

mid-17th century
Artist Unidentified artist, Italian, 17th century (Italian), Author Cesare Ripa (Italian, about 1555–1622)


Dimensions

Sheet: 10.2 x 8.5 cm (4 x 3 3/8 in.) Image: 9.5 x 7.9 cm (3 3/4 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

M8623

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Book illustrations (27); text on verso; most are backed

Markings

Verso, center, of each sheet (or backing sheet, as the case may be), stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

Charles Walter Stetson; his gift to MFA March 21, 1892

Credit Line

Gift of Charles Walter Stetson