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The Arrest of Christ (from a Passion of Christ series)

Inscription

in plate, in margin below image: Qui autem tradidit eum, dedit illis/signum, diceus; Quemcunque osculatus/fuero, ipse est, tenete eum. Matt. 26.

Signed

lower left to right, in margin below image: Hieronymus Wierx excud. Cum Gratia et Priuilegio. Buschere.

Marks

verso, collector's mark in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 6815; in graphite: 345

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York); from whom purchased by the MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

Christ in the Garden of Gethsemane

Catalogue Raisonné

Alvin 345; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 170 (A)

Accession Number

P6815

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