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Mercury

Marks

Verso, lower center, in pen and brown ink, the mark of Pierre Mariette II, Paris (1634-1716)(Lugt 1789), 1670; verso, lower left, in pen and brown ink, the mark of Richard Ford, London (1796-1858)(Lugt 937), 1821; verso, bottom left, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Pierre Mariette II, Paris (1634-1716)(Lugt 1789), 1670; Richard Ford, London (1796-1858)(Lugt 937), 1821; Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(cf. Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

About 1540–60

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 71

Accession Number

P13740

Medium or Technique

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