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Saint Francis of Assisi

Inscription

in plate, below image: Fili praebe mihi cor tuum./ Ô Iesus, amor tuus et nil amplius.

Signed

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

Marks

verso, collector's mark in red: H.F.S.; MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 6903; in graphite: 912

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 912; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 1140 (I)

Accession Number

P6903

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