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Cain at His Forge (from the Genesis series, no. 17)

Inscription

in plate, within image, upper right: 17; below image: Tubalcain fuit malleator et faber in/omnia opera aeris et ferri.

Signed

not signed

Marks

verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 6786

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

Catalogue Raisonné

Alvin 074; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 17 (II)

Accession Number

P6786

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