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Mercury and Argus

Marks

Verso, lower left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower left, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

Mercure et Argus

1662

Catalogue Raisonné

Robert-Dumesnil 17; Mannocci 42, ii(C)/iii

Accession Number

P4334

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