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Leda and the Swan

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Between the 1950s and 1980s, acquired by Samuel Josefowitz (Lausanne, Switzerland and Whitchurch, England); March 19, 2004, sold by Josefowitz to Eijk and Rose-Marie van Otterloo (Naples, FL); 2010, gift of Eijk and Rose-Marie van Otterloo to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 26, 2011). Print has two collectors stamps on verso, difficult to read.

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Gift of Eijk and Rose-Marie van Otterloo

about 1503

Catalogue Raisonné

TIB 25, Commentary, p. 141 illus. first state with monogram IB. TIB 25, no. 46, as reworked by Nicoletto da Modena, monogram hidden; Hind 9, second (final) state with the rework by Nicoletto; TIB 25.118.46 and 25 (Commentary).140.004, second (final) state


Sheet: 15 x 9.9 cm (5 7/8 x 3 7/8 in.)

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