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The Sacrifice of Cain and Abel, and Cain Killing Abel

Marks

Verso of backing sheet, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

George Washington Wales, Boston (1815-1896); his gift to the MFA April 15, 1882

Credit Line

Gift of George Washington Wales

early 16th–mid 16th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XV, 9, 4 (indeterminate state (of two), as the bottom 10 mm are missing); Illustrated Bartsch 2801.004 (indeterminate state (of six)); Passavant VI, 74, 2

Accession Number

M5869

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