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Allegory of Learning

Marks

Bottom center, the blindstamp of Alexandre-Pierre-François Robert-Dumesnil, Paris (1778-1864)(Lugt 2200); verso, upper center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Alexandre-Pierre-François Robert-Dumesnil, Paris (1778-1864)(Lugt 2200); Craddock & Barnard, London; from whom purchased May 14, 1953

Credit Line

Stephen Bullard Memorial Fund

about 1600–05

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 16; Birke 24, only state; Illustrated Bartsch 24, only state

Accession Number

53.478

Medium or Technique

Etching

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