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The Entombment (from the Passion of Christ series)

Signed

lower center: M + S

Marks

watermark: woman's head in profile, with star above [most like Lehrs, vol. V, p. 409, fig. 70]; verso, collector's stamp in black, in oval: O.A.O. [Count Alexandre Borisovitch Lobanoff-Rostovky; Lugt 2005]; in ink: [?]; MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 26006; in graphite: B.18.

Provenance

Count Alexandre Borisovitch Lobanoff-Rostovsky (died about 1880, St. Petersburg); his sale, Berlin, Amsler & Ruthardt, April 26, 1881 and following days; Kennedy & Co. (New York); General Brayton Ives (1840-1914); his sale, New York, April 12-14, 1915, lot 809; F. Keppel & Co. (New York); from whom purchased by the MFA May 1915

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund

Catalogue Raisonné

Lehrs 028; Bartsch 18

Accession Number

15.1343

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