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Virgin with Sleeping Child

Inscription

in plate, in box below image: Ecce tu pucher es Dilecte mi, et/decorus: lectulus noster floridus. Cant. 1.

Signed

in box below image: Hieronymus Wierx fecit et excud.

Marks

verso, in graphite: 590; collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 6852

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

Catalogue Raisonné

Alvin 590; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 463

Accession Number

P6852

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