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Saint Bruno

Inscription

in plate, from mouth: O bonitas; on the stem of the branch of the crucifix: Sicut oliua fructifera; below image: S. BRVNO./Ecce elongaui fugiens, & mansi in solitudine. Psal. 54.

Signed

lower left to right, below image: Hieronymus Wierx fecit et excud.

Marks

verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 6897; in graphite: 866; in ink: No2901; 2..6

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 866; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 1084

Accession Number

P6897

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