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The First Wise Virgin (from the series the Five Wise and Five Foolish Virgins)

Signed

lower left: . I . M .

Marks

verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry S. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; in black ink: Robert Balmanno FSA London 1829 [Lugt 213]

Provenance

Robert Balmanno (1780-about 1863, London); Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York); from whom purchased by the MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

Catalogue Raisonné

Lehrs 419; Hollstein-Koreny 419; Geisberg 370; Bartsch 158

Accession Number

P2166

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