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Saint Ignatius Driving Out the Demons (from the series The Life of Saint Ignatius of Loyola)

Inscription

in plate, below image: Mutot energumenos a daemonibus/liberat crucis signo.

Signed

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

Marks

no watermark; verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 6876; in graphite: 792

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 792; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 1046 (II A)

Accession Number

P6876

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