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Charity
Charity
Artist:
Date:
ca. 1568
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching
Dimensions:
22 x 23.3 cm (image)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

SLL in the plate: PF (with snail device);
Watermark: Coat of arms with a pineapple (Briquet 2117);
Provenance:
John Barnard (L.1419);
Inscribed on mat: Also known to have been on the collections of William Roscoe and of Sir Joseph Weld;
Christie's 12/1/76, No.37 via D. Tunick;
LR verso: Marcus Sopher (cat. 77)
Sopher 16th c. catalogue no. 77

Accession Number:
1986.1.319
Acquisition Date:
1986-12-31
Credit Line:

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection

A woman seated beneath a leafy tree embraces one child while two more play about her, and a rabbit munches greenery.