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Euterpe (from the Nine Muses series)

Inscription

in lower margin: Euterpen calami, et genialis Tibia honestat,/Et quo cantari consuerunt Pythia versu;/Illa Aganippeos colles, saltusq peragrat,/Concentu dulcis, doctoq' Mathemate clara./F E/67

Signed

lower right: HG. fecit.

Marks

no watermark; verso, MFA Babcock Bequest stamp, with accession number in ink: 1713; in graphite: S/26

Provenance

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock (1826-1899, Boston)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

about 1592

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 151; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish) 153

Accession Number

B1713

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