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Twelve Children Dancing

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Marks

Recto, lower right, stamped in black ink, the mark of Sir Peter Lely, London (1618-1680)(Lugt 2092); recto, lower left-center, stamped in black ink, the mark of Prosper Henry Lankrink, London (1628-1692)(Lugt 2090); verso, center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

By 1680, Sir Peter Lely, London (1618–1680) (Lugt 2092); Prosper Henry Lankrink, London (1628–1692) (Lugt 2090); Sidney Herbert, 14th Earl of Pembroke, 11th Earl of Montgomery (1853–1913); Sotheby's sale of his collection, July 5-10, 1917; purchased at that sale by MFA.

Credit Line

Samuel Putnam Avery Fund

1517

Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Bartsch; Hind 12, ii/ii; Illustrated Bartsch 14, ii/ii

Dimensions

Sheet: 9.3 x 12.6 cm (3 11/16 x 4 15/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

M27589

Medium or Technique

Engraving, printed in reddish ink

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