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Rudolphe II (King of Hungary and Bohemia, Emperor of Germany; 1552-1612)

Inscription

in plate, below portrait: RVDOLPHVS II. D.G.ROM.IMPERAT./SEMPER AVG.GERMAN.HVNG.BOHEM./&c. REX,ARCHID.AVSTR.DVS BVRG.&c.

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: 7019; in graphite: 2020

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 2020; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 1912

Accession Number

P7019

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