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Saint Jerome

Inscription

in plate, below image: S.HIERONYMUS./Dominus illuminatio mea. Ps.26.

Signed

below image: Anton. Wierx fecit et excud.

Marks

verso, collector's mark in black, in painter's palette: JBJ [J. Burleigh James; Lugt 1425]; collector's mark in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 6908; in graphite: 77977; 982; EXN; [?]

Provenance

Rev. J. Burleigh James (mid 19th century); Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York); from whom purchased by the MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

Catalogue Raisonné

Alvin 982 (I); Mauquoy-Hendrickx 1199 (I)

Accession Number

P6908

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