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Inscription

In plate lower right: 2 Verso center in graphite pencil: 5-368 / 988

Signed

Signed and dated in plate lower right: Cl M fec / 1638

Provenance

Craddock & Barnard (Tunbridge Wells, England), catalogue 68, number 466; purchased by MFA, 1950.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund

1638

Dimensions

Platemark: 11.9 x 19.5 cm (4 11/16 x 7 11/16 in.); Sheet: 12.6 x 20.4 cm (4 15/16 x 8 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.285

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