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Inscription

upper right: M.VOS / 1556; upper left: AETA.68

Provenance

Lionel Arthur Henry Seymour Dawson-Damer, 6th earl of Portarlington [1883-1959], Emo Court, near Emo, County Laois, Ireland; (sale, J. & R. Kemp at New Chenil Galleries, London, 21-25 November 1927, 2nd day, no. 273). (E. Parsons & Sons, London), in 1932. Justice Harlan Fiske [1872-1946] and Agnes Harvey [1873-1958] Stone, Washington, D.C.; (sale, C.G. Sloan & Company, Inc., Washington, D.C., 12-16 May 1959); Mary K. Karasick, Washington, D.C.; gift to her daughter, Edith Karasick Bralove [1914-2015]; her estate; gift 2015 to NGA.

Exhibition History
1932
Art Treasures Exhibition, Christie, Manson & Woods, London, 1932, no. 1353.
Bibliography
1980
Zweite, Armin. Marten de Vos als Maler: Ein Beitrag zur Geschichte der Antwerpener Malerei in der zweiten Hälfte des 16.Jahrhunderts. Berlin, 1980: 38, 320-321, no. 108, fig. 137.