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Philippe Emmanuel, Duke of Mercoeur (1558-1602)

Inscription

in plate, below image: PHILIPPVS EMMANVEL EX LOTHARINGIS,/DVX MERCVURIVS, &c, PAR FRANCIÆ, S.R.I./PRINCEPS &c., GVBERNATOR BRITANNIÆ.

Signed

lower center: Anto. Wierx fecit et excudit.

Marks

verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp in purple with accession number in ink: 7007; in graphite: 1980

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 1980; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 1874

Accession Number

P7007

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