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Josina Hamels (wife of Jacques de la Faille)

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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./1589

Marks

verso, in graphite: 10/6; 9; MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 23.978

Provenance

April 1, 1923, acquired by the MFA

Credit Line

Gift of William Norton Bullard

1580

Catalogue Raisonné

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

Dimensions

Sheet: 20 x 13.1 cm (7 7/8 x 5 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

23.978

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