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Sir Thomas More (1478-1535)

Inscription

in plate, below image: THOMAS MORVS, QVONDAM SVPREMVS/TOTIVS ANGLIÆ CANCELLARIVS DIGNISS.

Signed

lower center: Anton. Wirix fecit et excud.

Marks

no watermark; verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp in purple with accession number in ink: 7009

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 1987(I); Mauquoy-Hendrickx 1877 (I)

Accession Number

P7009

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