on plate: (butterfly); VENDITA CARNA; on tab: butterfly imp.; by later hands on verso: Stock number(s) erased
Purchased April 7, 1928 by Lessing Julius Rosenwald [1891-1971], Philadelphia, (Lugt 1760b); gift to National Gallery of Art, 1943.
Associated NamesRosenwald, Lessing Julius
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