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Stallion Approaching a Mare with Ape and Man Looking On

Signed

and dated in tablet between the legs of the horse in full profile: I° .BALDVUNG/FECIT/1534

Marks

watermark (unidentified); recto, in graphite lower left: B. 57; Ent [underlined]; verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 18920; collector's stamp in purple: J.PEOLI [in palette; Lugt 2020]; collector's stamp in black: A.F.D. [in lozenge; A. Firmin-Didot; Lugt 119]

Provenance

Ambroise Firmin-Didot (1790-1876, Paris); J. Peoli; Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York); from whom purchased by the MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

1534

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 057; Curjel 81; Hollstein 239; Yale 84

Accession Number

P18920

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

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