Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

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Aeneas Saving His Father from Troy,

Chiaroscuro woodcut printed in brown and dark brown inks from two blocks

Accession number: 1942.D1.50

Gift of George W. Davison (B.A. Wesleyan 1892), 1942

Provenance / Collectors' marks: Dr. Julius Hofmann, Vienna (Lugt 1264)

Bibliography: Le Bl. 20; Nagler 8; Hollstein 22; Wolfgang Stechow, “Catalogue of the Woodcuts by Ludolph Buesinck,” Print Collector’s Quarterly, vol. 26 (1939), 22; Walter L. Strauss, Chiaroscuro: The Clair-Obscur Woodcuts by the German and Netherlandish Masters of the XVI and XVII Centuries (London: Thames & Hudson, 1973), 94.

Work Type: print

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