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The Virgin and Child


Verso of backing sheet, lower right, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Collection (not in Lugt)


J. Smith; Bright; W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen

1630 or after

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.053.7 (copy after); Takahatake 7 (copy after)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Pen and brown ink with brush and gray-blue wash heightened with white opaque watercolor on tan laid paper, mounted on cream antique laid paper and bordered with gold


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