in plate, below image: CRVDELIS LIVORE CAIN, DVM SVRGIT ABELI/VICTIMA, GERMANVM STERNIT, ET OSSE NECAT.
within image, lower center: Ant. Wierx inuent. Sculp. et excud.
watermark [not identified]; collector's mark in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 6791; in graphite: A82/1st state
Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York); from whom purchased by the MFA November 1897
Harvey D. Parker Collection