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The Birth of the Virgin

Marks

Bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso of backing sheet, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

1650s

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 01; Bellini 06, ii/ii; Illustrated Bartsch 01, ii/ii

Accession Number

P13972

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