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The Poet

Inscription

Verso, bottom left, in pencil, "Coll. W. Stirling"

Marks

Verso, lower left, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

William Stirling of Keir (sold Sotheby's, London, March 12, 1964, lot 112); C.G. Boerner, New York; from whom purchased March 27, 1996

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard

about 1620–21

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 10; Brown (1989) 3, only state

Accession Number

1996.35

Medium or Technique

Etching

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