Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

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Agnello in the Circle of Thieves,

Plate 4 from the set of engraved illustrations, Dante’s Inferno

Engraving on linen-fiber paper

Only state

Print impression quality: Excellent

Dimensions (Plate): 243 x 338 mm (9.6 x 13.3 in.)

Watermark: Unbleached Arnold

Edition: Restrike from plate in the Rosenwald collection at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. (plate 4)

Accession number: 1973.20.5.4

Anonymous gift, 1973

Dante’s Inferno, Canto XXV, 1.45: “Lo! a serpent with six feet / Springs forth on me”

Bibliography: Binyon 130.

Work Type: print

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