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Temptation through Vainglory

ca. 1500
15th/16th century
85 x 65 mm (3.3 x 2.6 in.)

Master M. Z., aka Matthaüs Zasinger, German, (ca. 1477–after 1555)
After Master E. S., German or Swiss

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Engraving with type-printed German text on verso
Series: Number 2 from series of four scenes The Art of Dying (Ars moriendi)
Bibliography: L. 11 248 181c; Passavant vol. 2, 172–73; Lehrs vol. 2, no. 175–185c; Nagler 4: 2279; Bartsch vol. 6, p. 381; see Shestack 4–14 for Master E.S.
Credit Line: Gift of Dorothy and David Keppel (Wesleyan honorary degree, 1929) in memory of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1953
Accession Number: 1953.6.14.2

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  • allegory
  • demons - From TGM:
  • temptation - LC sh 85133799 and TGM:

  • plate Dimensions: 85 x 65 mm (3.3 x 2.6 in.)

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