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The Flight into Egypt

Signed

lower center: M + S

Marks

watermark: bull's head with cross [similar to Lehrs, vol. V, p. 405, fig. 48]; verso, collector's stamp, in purple rectangle: RUHL [with an italic R overlaid on top in graphite; Christian Rhaban Ruhl; Lugt 2159]; collector's stamp, in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp, with accession number in ink: 2045; in graphite: LN Usw[?]; 37n

Provenance

Christian Rhaban Ruhl (d. 1875, Cologne); Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York); from whom purchased by the MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

Catalogue Raisonné

Lehrs 007; Bartsch 7

Accession Number

P2045

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