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Sick Woman with a Large White Headdress (Saskia)

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Provenance

Cambridge University Library (inventory number AD12.38-207, Lugt 2475); transferred to the Fitzwilliam Museum, 1876; probably sold with their duplicates, London, Sotheby's, 2 April 1878 (and following days); Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York, Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA, November 1897.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

about 1641–42

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 359; Hind 196

Dimensions

Platemark: 6.2 x 5 cm (2 7/16 x 1 15/16 in.) Sheet: 6.5 x 5.3 cm ( 2 9/16 x 2 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

P722

Medium or Technique

Etching and drypoint

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