Title page to Petrarch, Trionfi, sonetti e canzoni

Title page to Triumphs of Petrarch

1494, reprinted 1507
Unidentified artist, Italian, 15th century (Italian)


Place of Publication: Milan, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Sander 5610

Dimensions

Block: 24.4 x 15.9 cm (9 5/8 x 6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

P19101

Medium or Technique

Woodcut and letterpress with touches of brown ink

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Titlepage to Petrarch, Trionfi, sonetti e canzoni (Milan: Giovanni Angelo Scinzenzeler, 1507) with woodcut border

Markings

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

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund