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Guillaume de Nassau

Inscription

in plate, in lower margin: SERENISSIMVS GVILHELMVS D.G./COMES PALATINUS RHENI, VTR=/VSQVE BAVARIAE DVX &C.

Signed

lower center: Anton Wierx fecit et exc.

Marks

no watermark; verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 6996; in graphite: 2 1/2; 1915

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York); from whom purchased by the MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

Catalogue Raisonné

Alvin 1915; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 1824

Accession Number

P6996

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