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The Virgin and Child

Inscription

in plate, upper left: AE 12; upper right: 1566; lower left, on stone block: 1519/[Dürer monogram]

Marks

verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 6855; in graphite: 5465 [underlined]; BB; cl; 05; 3

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York); from whom purchased by the MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

1566

Catalogue Raisonné

Alvin 626; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 729 (II)

Accession Number

P6855

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