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A Scene from the Life of Saint Francis Solano (recto); Studies for the Figures of Saint Francis Solano and San Salvador (verso)

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Upper right, in brown ink:: iiii [4] Lower right in browin Ink: Bartolome Murillo f.


Cathedral Library, Seville; 1790-94 purchased by A. Fitzherbert, Baron St. Helens (1753-1839); 1840 acquired by W. Buchanan at Baron St. Helens' sale, London; C. Morse; 1873 sold to Gaskell; Henry Adams (1837-1918); Mrs. Henry P. Quincy; purchased by MFA, June 3, 1920

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Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

late 17th century

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Sheet: 22.2 x 33.4 cm (8 3/4 x 13 1/8 in. )

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Pen and brown ink with brush and brown wash over black chalk (recto) and black chalk (verso) on tan antique laid paper


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