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Saint Anthony of Padua

Inscription

in plate, below image: Iesus mel in ore, in aure melos,/in corde iubilus. Ber. ser 25. in Cant.

Signed

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

Marks

verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 6893; in graphite: 850

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 850; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 1068 (I)

Accession Number

P6893

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