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Charity

Inscription

in plate, upper center: CHARITAS.; in rectangular space below main image: Nunc autem manent, Fides, Spes, Charitas, tria haec./maior autem horum est Charitas. 1 Cor. 13./3

Signed

in cartouche: Ioan. Stradan. inven./Hieronimus Wirix Sculp./Phls Galle excud.

Marks

[unidentified] watermark; recto, upper left, in ink: 4; lower left, in graphite: 1370

Provenance

Franz Jozef von Enzenberg (1802-1879, Innsbruck); Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York); from whom purchased by the MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

Catalogue Raisonné

Alvin 1370; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 1367

Accession Number

P6970

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