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The Soap-Bubbles (from the Infancy of Christ series)

Signed

in margin below image: Hieronymus Wierx fecit et excud. Cum Gratia et Priuilegio. Buschere.

Marks

no watermark; verso, collector's mark in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 6834; in graphite: 444

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 444; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 410 (I)

Accession Number

P6834

Medium or Technique

Engraving

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