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Provenance

Until 1771, Louis de Moni (b. 1698 - d. 1771), Leyden [see note 1]; April 13, 1772, de Moni sale, Leyden, lot 109. 1782, Dirk Haak, Leyden; April 18, 1782, Haak sale, Leyden, lot 19, to J. W. Heybroek; April 9, 1788, Heybroek sale, Rotterdam, lot 79, to Heybroek. 1789, Hendrik Twent, Leyden; August 11, 1789, Twent sale, Leyden, lot 49, to Delfos. 1880, Paul Pavlovich Demidoff, 2nd Prince of San Donato (b. 1839 - d. 1885), Florence; March 15 - April 10, 1880, Demidoff sale, San Donato Palace, lot 1030, to Stanton Blake (b. 1837 - d. 1889), Boston; 1889, purchased under the will of Stanton Blake by the MFA. (Accession Date: December 24, 1889) NOTES: [1] This and the following provenance information (through 1789) comes from Peter C. Sutton et al., "The Age of Rubens" (exh. cat. Boston, 1993), p. 423, cat. no. 69.

Credit Line

Sidney Bartlett Bequest

1642

Dimensions

Overall: 68.4 x 98cm (26 15/16 x 38 9/16in.) Framed: 88.9 x 116.8 cm (35 x 46 in.)

Accession Number

89.500

Medium or Technique

Oil on panel

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Europe

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