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The Virgin and Child on a Grassy Bench

Signed

lower center: M + S

Marks

watermark: [?]; verso, collector's stamp in black: [?]; collector's stamp in purple: [?]; MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 29756; in graphite: B30

Provenance

Richard Fisher (b. 1908 - d. 1890), Hill Top, Midhurst, England. Otto Gerstenberg (b. 1848 - d. 1935; Lugt 2785), Berlin. 1922, purchased by Mrs. T. Jefferson Coolidge, Magnolia, MA; 1923, gift of Mrs. Coolidge to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 4, 1923)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. Jefferson Coolidge

The Madonna and Child on a Grassy Bench

Catalogue Raisonné

Lehrs 036; Bartsch 30

Dimensions

Sheet: 12.3 x 8.5 cm (4 13/16 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

23.878

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