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The Age of Gold (from a series illustrating Ovid's Metamorphoses)

Inscription

in plate inscription, lower margin, trimmed off

Signed

not signed

Marks

no watermark; verso, purple MFA Babcock Bequest stamp, with accession number in ink: 1719

Provenance

1900, bequest of William P. Babcok (1826-1899, Boston and Paris)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

about 1589

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 033 (engravings after designs by Goltzius)

Accession Number

B1719

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