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The Lute Player and the Singer (from the series Scenes of Daily Life)

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Inscription

in plate, on the rim of bowl hanging on the wall: . LLMONA ... N

Signed

lower margin, center: . I . M .

Marks

watermark: hand with flower; verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; in black ink: Robert Balmanno FSA London 182[9? last digit is not visible; Lugt 213]

Provenance

Robert Balmanno (1780-about 1863, London); Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York); purchased by the MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

Catalogue Raisonné

Lehrs 506 (III); Hollstein-Koreny 506 (III); Geisberg 408; Bartsch 174

Dimensions

Sheet: 16.5 x 10.7 cm (6 1/2 x 4 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

P2177

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