Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

DAC Collection Object Information

record 5 of 6

The Circle of the Falsifiers,

Plate 6 from the set of engraved illustrations, Dante’s Inferno

Engraving on linen

Second state

Print impression quality: Excellent

Dimensions (Plate): 239 x 337 mm (9.4 x 13.3 in.)

Watermark: Linen fiber made in England

Edition: Restrike from plate in the Rosenwald collection at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. (plate 6)

Accession number: 1973.20.5.6

Anonymous gift, 1973

Dante’s Inferno, Canto XXIX, 1.71: “then two I marked, that sat / propped ’gainst each other”

Bibliography: Binyon 132

Work Type: print

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