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Philip II, King of Spain (1527-1598)

Inscription

in plate, below portrait: D. PHILIPPVS II. CATHOLICVS, D.G.HIS=/PANIARVM, INDIARVM, ETC. REX, DVX/BRABANT. COMES FLANDRIÆ, ETC.

Signed

lower center: Anton. Wierx fecit et excud.

Marks

no watermark; verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp in purple with accession number in ink: 7015; in graphtie: [?]

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

Catalogue Raisonné

Alvin 2007; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 1894 a

Accession Number

P7015

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