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A Man Taking Leave of a Woman

Inscription

Verso: The sacrifice of Isaac (bottom right corner) used earlier in Opera Nova Contemplativa, G. A. Vavassore, Venice, after 1510.

Marks

Verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Robert Treat Paine, Jr., Cambridge, Massachusetts (1900-1965); his gift to the MFA June 8, 1950

Credit Line

Gift of Robert Treat Paine, Jr.

About 1510–40

Accession Number

50.2670

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

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