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Aeneas Saving Anchises


Recto of backing sheet, lower left, stamped in black ink, the mark of Peter Vischer, Basel (1751-1823)(Lugt 2115); recto of backing sheet, lower right, in pen and gray ink, the mark of Peter Vischer (Lugt 2116); recto of backing sheet, lower right, stamped in black ink, an unidentified collector's mark (Lugt 1961); verso of backing sheet, center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)


Peter Vischer, Basel (1751-1823)(Lugt 2115, 2116); an unidentified collector (Lugt 1961); Francis Bullard, Boston (cf. Lugt 982); by bequest to William Norton Bullard, Boston (1853-1931); his gift to the MFA April 1, 1923

Credit Line

Gift of William Norton Bullard

about 1525

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 60; Illustrated Bartsch 60, only state

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