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Divine Comedy: Dante Lost in the Wood, Escaping and Meeting Virgil

15th century
92 x 169 mm (3.6 x 6.7 in.)


Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Engraving in the fine manner on laid paper
State: Only state
Print impression quality: Light; in black ink from worn plate
Edition: The plate is printed at the foot of the page of Canto 1, generally found cut within bottom margin. Impressions of the first two plates, when found in books, are nearly always printed in brown ink.
Bibliography: Hind A.V. 2-1 (vol. I, 110; plate 162a); Richard S. Field, ed., A Census of Fifteenth-century Prints in Public Collections of the United States and Canada (New Haven, CT: Print Council of America, 1995).
Credit Line: Olin Library transfer, 1958
Accession Number: 1958.10.2

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