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Tyranny, Usury and Hypocrisy Fighting Common Sense, Justice and the Word of God

Peter Flötner (German, about 1485–1546), Formerly attributed to Albrecht Dürer (German, 1471–1528)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hollstein 033; Bartsch app. 033 [Dürer]

Dimensions

Sheet: 16.7 x 39.5 cm (6 9/16 x 15 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

P200

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

[inscriptions cut in the block identify the allegorical figures]

Signed

Not signed

Markings

Watermark [not identified]; collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 200 [Lugt 1870]

Provenance

Henry Foster Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896), New York; November, 1897, purchased by the MFA through the Harvey D. Parker Fund.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund