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The Embrace

Signed

not signed

Marks

recto, lower center: [part of a collector's stamp, in black?]; verso: collector's stamp in brown: Tomas Harris; MFA stamp with accession number in graphite 68.266; in graphite: 417

Provenance

Frederick August II [?]; Tomás Joseph Harris (1908-1965; London and Spain); acquired by the MFA [?]

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds by exchange from a bequest of Mrs. Horatio G. Curtis

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 135 (as Dürer); C. D. 29, Meder p. 251

Accession Number

68.266

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

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