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Cain Killing Abel (Plate 5 from a series of 6, The Story of Adam and Eve)

Inscription

Engraved lower center: 1529 / L in reverse

Signed

Signed

Provenance

Earl of Aylesford (1756-1859), London , Stamp (Lugt 58), verso; Paul Davidsohn (born 1839, London and Berlin, Lugt 654); his sale Leipzig, C. G. Boerner, CXXX, 22-26 November 1920, part of lot 1045; to P. & D. Colnaghi (London); from whom purchased by MFA, January 1921.

Credit Line

Harriet Otis Cruft Fund

1529

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (Intaglio) 005; Hollstein 5, I (III); Filedt Kok (Holstein) 5,b

Accession Number

M28412

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