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The Sermon of Saint John the Baptist

Signed

and dated on plaque, lower right: 15[the 5 backwards] 16/[winged dragon]

Marks

watermark [not identified]; verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp (twice); in faded ink: 2019; in graphite: G97; [?]

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York); from whom purchased by the MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

Saint John Preaching in the Wilderness

1516

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) 060; Hollstein 85

Accession Number

P2019

Medium or Technique

Woodcut [not chiaroscuro version]

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