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The Christ Child Sleeping

Inscription

in plate, in box below image: Ecce tu pulcher se Dilecte mi, et decorus:/lectulus nostrer floridus. Canic. 1.

Signed

lower left to lower right, in box below image: Hieronymus Wierx fecit et excud. Cum Gratia et Priuilegio Buschere.

Marks

no watermark; verso, MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 68.591

Credit Line

Gift Mrs. Alice McGinnis Walsh

Catalogue Raisonné

Alvin 587; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 459 (I)

Accession Number

68.591

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