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The Organ Player and his Wife (from the series Scenes of Daily Life)

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Inscription

in plate, on rim of bowl hanging on the wall: [?]

Signed

lower margin, center: . I . M .

Marks

watermark: gothic p with flower; verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; in black ink: Robert Balmanno FSA London 1829 [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 507 (II); Hollstein-Koreny 507 (II); Geisberg 409; Bartsch 175

Dimensions

Sheet: 16.6 x 11 cm (6 9/16 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

P2178

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