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The Virgin and Child

Inscription

In lower margin, at left, in pen and brown ink, "C. Cignanus Pinxit"; in lower margin, at right, in pen and brown ink, "Lud. Matthiolus fe: / M. Ant. Fabrus format".

Marks

Verso, lower left, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

P. & D. Colnaghi and Co., Ltd., London; from whom purchased September 18, 1963

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard

early 18th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Bartsch, Nagler, or Le Blanc

Accession Number

63.1306

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