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Hercules and Antaeus

Marks

Recto, bottom left, stamped in black ink, the mark of Sir Peter Lely, London (1618-1680(Lugt 2092); recto, bottom left-center, stamped in black ink, the mark of Martin Folkes, London (1690-1754)(Lugt 1034); verso, bottom right, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Sir Peter Lely, London (1618-1680)(Lugt 2092); Martin Folkes, London (1690-1754)(Lugt 1034); T. Jefferson Coolidge, Jr., Boston (1863-1920); by descent to Amory Coolidge, Boston; his gift to the MFA December 9, 1943

Credit Line

Gift of Amory Coolidge

About 1520–30

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XIV, 258, 346; Passavant 174

Accession Number

43.1376

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