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Saint Agnes

Inscription

in plate, below image: S. AGNES./Despondi vos VIRGINEM CASTAM uni/viro exhibere CHRISTO.

Signed

lower right, below image: Anton. Wierx fecit./Hieronymus Wierx excud.

Marks

verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 6890; in graphite: 836

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 836; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 1053 (II)

Accession Number

P6890

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