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The Victory of Scipio over Syphax

Marks

Verso, lower center, in pen and reddish-brown ink, the signature of Loys-Henry Delteil, Paris (1869-1927)(Lugt 666), 1883; verso, lower center, stamped in purple ink, the mark of Loys-Henry Delteil (Lugt 1723); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Babcock Bequest (Lugt 207); verso, lower center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

Loys-Henry Delteil, Paris (1869-1927)(Lugt 666, 1723), 1883; William Perkins Babcock, Boston, Paris (1826-1899); his bequest to the MFA 1900

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock

1530s

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 73, a later undescribed state, with the inscription "Sumptum ex fragmentis . . ." removed and a new inscription "Vittoria hauuta da Scipione contro Siface . . ." added, and with "Raphael Vrbinas inventor" and the Thomassin publication line added

Accession Number

B2572

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