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The Infant Christ Carrying the Cross

Inscription

in plate, below image: Terra animae maledicta meae, quondam obsita Spinis,/Nunc madefacta Dei funde cruore rosas.

Signed

below image, lower center: Anton. Wierx excud.

Marks

verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 6926; in graphite: 1117

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 1117; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 482 (A)

Accession Number

P6926

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