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Hercules Supporting the World on Behalf of Atlas

Marks

Verso, lower right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, lower right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

William Perkins Babcock, Boston, Paris (1826-1899); his bequest to the MFA 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

1563

Catalogue Raisonné

Bierens de Haan 181, ii/iii; Hollstein 181, ii/iii; Illustrated Bartsch 181; New Hollstein 181, ii/iv

Accession Number

B1059

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