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The Presentation in the Temple

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In plate lower center: RHL 1630 Later inscriptions or marks: Verso lower left stamped in purple ink-- mark of Richard Gutekunst, Lugt 2213a Verso lower right in pen and brown ink-- P Mariette 1674 (mark of Pierre Mariette, cf. Lugt 1790 From Boerner mount: fü 11341/RC’ 30046


Pierre Mariette, 1674 (1634-1716, Paris, cf. Lugt 1790); Richard Gutekunst (1870-1961, Stuttgart, London, Bern, Lugt 2213a); [probably sequestered by the British government in 1914 and sold by a public trustee as "the property of an enemy subject" through Garland-Smith & Co., London, 2-3 December, 1920]; sold by Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, 15 February 1980, lot 1034; C. G. Boerner/Artemis, New York & London; from whom purchased, June 2000.

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Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 051, ii/ii; Hind 18


Platemark: 10.2 x 7.8 cm (4 x 3 1/16 in.) Sheet: 10.8 x 8.4 cm (4 1/4 x 3 5/16 in.)

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