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"Made Mortal, They Must Die" (Death Surprising a Woman)

Artist:
Monogrammist M (Italian, 16th century)
Date:
16th century
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
sheet: 13 3/4 x 9 5/8 in. (34.9 x 24.4 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Anonymous Gift, 1929
Accession Number:
29.44.29
Not on view
Inscription: In plate, bottom right: Mortalia Facta Peribunt. In plate, cartouche, bottom right corner: M
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," February 6, 1995–April 16, 1995.

B.XV.p.541;Nagler.IV.1439
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