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[unidentified mythological or allegorical subject]

17th century
Unidentified artist, 17th century, Falsely attributed to Cornelis Cort (Netherlandish, 1533–1578)


Dimensions

Sheet: 19.9 x 14.3 cm (7 13/16 x 5 5/8 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

K2191

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Engraved in the plate, bottom left, an indecipherable inscription, in reverse, which appears to include the word "Cort"

Markings

Verso, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of Sylvester Rosa Koehler, Boston (1837-1900)(Lugt 1580); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Koehler Collection (Lugt 1581)

Provenance

Sylvester Rosa Koehler, Boston (1837-1900); his gift to the MFA October 20, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler