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Mary Magdalen

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The state of this print described by Bartsch has a small tablet just below Mary Magdalen's left arm, and below that an erased inscription. This impression lacks the tablet, and has the inscription, which reads "Luca Guaranoni (?) / formis.".

Marks

Verso, lower center, in pencil, the mark of G.J. Morant, England (19th cent.)(Lugt 1823); verso, lower left, in pen and brown ink, the mark of Fountaine Walker, Inverness (late 19th cent.)(Lugt 2545); verso, bottom left, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

G.J. Morant, England (19th cent.)(Lugt 1823); Fountaine Walker, Inverness (late 19th cent.)(Lugt 2545); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

mid 16th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 022 (see Note)

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.6 x 15.2 cm (7 11/16 x 6 in.)(trimmed on or slightly within the platemark)

Accession Number

P1560

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