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  • Date:

    1943 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Mrożewski , Stefan, born 1894 - died 1975 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Wood-engraving

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr John Fuller

  • Museum number:

    E.433-1968

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case EW, shelf 147, box E

Physical description

Wood-engraving, signed with monogram 'SM'. Signed and dated in pencil 'Stefan Mrozewski 8/6. 1943' and inscribed with the caption and 'Paryz'.

Date

1943 (made)

Artist/maker

Mrożewski , Stefan, born 1894 - died 1975 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Wood-engraving

Marks and inscriptions

'SM'
Signed with monogram

'Stefan Mrozewski 8/6. 1943'
Signed and dated in pencil

'Paryz [Paris]'
and inscribed in pencil with caption and

Dimensions

Height: 31.8 cm, Width: 24.8 cm

Descriptive line

Wood-engraving illustration by Stefan Mrozewski (born 1894) to canto XXX of Purgatory from Dante's 'Divina Commedia', showing Beatrice descending from heaven to rebuke the poet. Signed and dated 1943.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1968 London: HMSO, 1969.

Techniques

Wood-engraving

Subjects depicted

Purgatory; Heaven

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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