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Allegory of Peace

Anonymous, German, 16th century ?
Anonymous, Italian, 16th century ?
Former Attribution:
Formerly attributed to Anonymous, German, 16th century (Nuremberg)
Former Attribution:
Formerly attributed to Peter Vischer the Younger (German, Nuremberg 1487–1528 Nuremberg)
ca. 1520
Pen and brown ink
4-3/8 x 6 in. (11.1 x 15.2 cm)
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1998
Accession Number:
Not on view
Inscription: Recto, upper right, in pen and brown ink: comodare and co[...]
Recto, right-center, along lower margin and perpendicular to the lower margin between the central and right-hand studies, in pen and light brown ink, illegible inscriptions
Verso, lower half, in pen and brown ink, fragment of an extensive inscription
Dr. and Mrs. Victor Bloch, London; Sale Faerber and Maison Ltd. (London); Sale C. G. Boerner LLC, New York; Sale Galerie Kornfeld (Bern)cat. 44, 1966, no. 107, as Peter Vischer Younger; Sale Sotheby's, LondonMay 13, 1964, lot 7, as Peter Vischer Younger; Vendor: Thomas le Claire Kunsthandel, Hamburg
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