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The Astrologer

On very thin Italian laid paper; WM balance in a circle, surmounted by a small orb and a six-pointed star

Marks

Verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of Francis Bullard, Boston (1862-1913)(Lugt 982); verso, upper right, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Francis Bullard, Boston (1862-1913)(Lugt 982); William Norton Bullard, Boston (1853-1931); his gift to the MFA April 1, 1923

Credit Line

Gift of William Norton Bullard

1514

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 8A; Hind 9c; Illustrated Bartsch 11, Copy 2

Accession Number

23.967

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