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Samson and Delilah

Marks

Verso, upper left, stamped in black ink, an unidentified collector's mark (the initials "FGA" in a circle surmounted by a cross, the entire device inside a double circle)(not in Lugt); verso, left center, in pencil, the mark of Dr. Pietro Malenza, Verona (d. 1866)(Lugt 2101), 1855; verso, lower left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower left-center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Unidentified collector ("FGA")(mark not in Lugt); Dr. Pietro Malenza, Verona (d. 1866)(Lugt 2101), 1855; Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

1630–50

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 04; Illustrated Bartsch 04

Accession Number

P13898

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