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The Nativity

Signed

lower center: M + S

Marks

watermark: three mounds with cross and star [like Lehrs, vol. V, p. 397, fig. 16]; verso, collector's stamp, in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; in graphite: B.4.; in red pencil: ICCO X; green paint stain

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York); from whom purchased by the MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

Catalogue Raisonné

undescribed; after Schongauer, Lehrs 005

Accession Number

P2042

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