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The Beheading of Saint John the Baptist

Signed

lower center: . I . M .

Marks

verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; collector's stamp in black, in circle: WK [Wilhelm Koller; Lugt ?]; in graphite: B. 8 très rare

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

Catalogue Raisonné

Lehrs 366 (II); Hollstein-Koreny 366; Geisberg 299; Bartsch 8

Accession Number

P2147

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