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Josina Hamels (Wife of Jacques de la Faille)

Inscription

in plate, in oval frame surrounding portrait: SEQVI PARATA, SIVE TE BELLO DVCEM SEV PACE CIVEM POSTVLABIT PATRIA. REBECCA QVALIS, QVALIS AVT PARENS SARA HAC VNA LEX EST CONIVGI VIRVM SEQVI.

Signed

in cartouche: HGoltzius.fecit./.15.80.

Marks

no watermark; verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 7271 [Lugt 1870]; graphite: 213; m/p/o/.; 82s; [?]

Provenance

Henry F. Sewell (1816-1896, New York); November, 1897, Sewell collection purchased for the MFA by Harvey D. Parker.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

1580

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 213; Hollstein 185 (II); The Illustrated Bartsch 213 (III)

Accession Number

P7271

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