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Éléonore de Bourbon, Princess of Orange (1587-1619)

Inscription

above portrait at top: HELIONORA.BORBONIA; PRINCEPS AVRAICÆ.etc.

Signed

lower right: IOHAN.WIRICX.F./EXCVD.CVM.G.ET./PRIVILL/SIG.D./.BVSCHER.

Marks

no watermark; verso, in ink: Robert Balmanno 23 Mornington Place Hamptead Road London/he lot 494 Rindorps Sale at Sothebys 4 Mar 1825/26/ [Lugt 213; in graphite: [?]; a21655; collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp in purple with accession number in ink: 7013

Provenance

Robert Balmanno (1780-about 1863, London) 1825; Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York); from whom purchased by the MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

Catalogue Raisonné

Alvin 1999 (I); Mauquoy-Hendrickx 1885 (I)

Accession Number

P7013

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