3 July 2002
Master of the E-Series Mantegna Tarocchi
Poetry, from the Liberal Arts (B. 44A; Zucker Bartsch Commentary 27A; Hind 27A; Levenson p. 120)
etching, circa 1465, a late rather grey impression, trimmed on or just inside the platemark, an area of skinning just above the head of Poetry, a few pale foxmarks mainly in the sky
P., S. 178 x 100mm.
A fragment of a collector's stamp at the lower sheet edge, presumably Friedrich August II (L. 971)
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