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Saint Aegidus

Inscription

in plate, below image: S. ÆGIDIUS/Regio Athenis ortus sanguine, miraculis partos honores fugiens, apud/ceruam nutricem suam latet, quam vulnere suo a regijs venatoribus/liberat. Spernit muneraj que Rex in monasterij aedificationem/conuertit, cui Praepositus Sancte immoritur 1. Sept.

Signed

below image, lower left to lower right: Anto. Wierx fecit et excud. Cum Gratia et Priuilegio.

Marks

verso, MFA stamp, Babcock Bequest, with accession number in ink: 3756

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

Catalogue Raisonné

Alvin 833; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 1118 (II)

Accession Number

B3756

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