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Saint John the Baptist

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Signed

lower center: M + S

Marks

watermark partially cut in during conservation: bull's head with star; verso, in graphite: M 533; MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 29771

Provenance

Otto Gerstenberg (b. 1848 - d. 1935; Lugt 2785), Berlin; 1922, sold by Gerstenberg. 1923, Harlow and Co., New York; 1923, sold by Harlow and Co. to W. G. Russell Allen (b. 1882 - d. 1955) Boston; 1923, gift of W. G. Russell Allen to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 5, 1923)

Credit Line

Gift of W. G. Russell Allen

1470–91

Catalogue Raisonné

Lehrs 059; Bartsch 54; Hollstein 59

Dimensions

Platemark: 15.5 x 9.9 cm (6 1/8 x 3 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

23.894

Medium or Technique

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