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Samson Slaying the Lion

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Signed

left of lower center: . I . M .

Marks

watermark: small oxhead with coat-of-arms above; verso, collector's stamp in blue ink: [Arenberg Coll., Lugt 567]; in graphite: Vente Brisart.

Provenance

Brisart (Ghent 1849; Dukes of Arenberg); purchased from William H. Schab, New York by the MFA December 1952

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund

about 1475

Catalogue Raisonné

Lehrs 005 (I); Hollstein-Koreny 5; Geisberg 7; Bartsch 3

Dimensions

Platemark: 14.6 x 11 cm (5 3/4 x 4 5/16 in.) Sheet: 18.5 x 13 cm (7 5/16 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

52.1744

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