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Pope Innocent IX (1519-1591)

Inscription

in plate, in bottom margin: SMVS D.N. INNOCENTIVS IX./Christiana plebs, sub tanto.Pontifice, credulitatis suae/meritis augeatur.

Signed

lower right: Anton.Wierx Sculp./et excudit.

Marks

no watermark; verso, MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 6999; in graphite: 8074/h/vn

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

Catalogue Raisonné

Alvin 1948; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 1846 (II)

Accession Number

P6999

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