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Theseus Finding his Father's Weapons

Marks

Verso, top left, stamped in black ink, the mark of Baron Hans Albrecht von Derschau, Nuremberg (d. 1824)(Lugt 2510); verso, lower left-center, stamped in black ink, the mark of the Kupferstichkabinett, Berlin (Lugt 1606); verso, lower left, in black ink, the duplicate stamp of the Kupferstichkabinett, Berlin (Lugt 2398); verso, upper center, in pen and brown ink, "S.R.K. [Sylvester Rosa Koehler] / From A.C. Whipple. / In exchange. / 1889."; verso, upper center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of Sylvester Rosa Koehler, Boston (1837-1900)(Lugt 1580); verso, center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Koehler Collection (Lugt 1581)

Provenance

Baron Hans Albrecht von Derschau, Nuremberg (d. 1824)(Lugt 2510); Kupferstichkabinett, Berlin (Lugt 1606, 2398); A.C. Whipple; Sylvester Rosa Koehler, Boston (1837-1900), 1889 (Lugt 1580); his gift to the MFA October 20, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler

about 1645

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 24; Illustrated Bartsch 24, iii/iii

Accession Number

K2183

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