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Saint George and the Dragon

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Signed

lower center: M + S

Marks

no watermark; collector's stamp in black circle: AM [monogram; Alfred Morrison; Lugt 151]; in graphite: M531; 2444; 50; MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 29768

Provenance

Alfred Morrison (b. 1821- d. 1897; Lugt 151), London; July 11-14, 1906, Morrison collection sale, Sotheby's, London, lot 325, sold for £146 to Meder, for Otto Gerstenberg (b. 1848 - d. 1935; Lugt 2785), Berlin; 1922, sold by Gerstenberg. 1922, Harlow and Co., New York; 1923, sold by Harlow and Co. to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 1, 1923)

Credit Line

Gift of Paul J. Sachs

about 1480–90

Catalogue Raisonné

Lehrs 057; Bartsch 50

Dimensions

Sheet: 5.9 x 7.7 cm (2 5/16 x 3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

23.891

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