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Count Alexandre Andréevitch Bezborodko [1834-1862], St. Petersburg (Lugt 1629). (R. E. Lewis, San Rafael, California); Ruth Kainen, Washington, D.C., purchased October 22, 1984; Gift to NGA, 2012.

Bibliography
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Hollstein, F.W.H. et al. German engravings, etchings and woodcuts ca. 1400-1700. 8 vols. Amsterdam: Menno Hertzberger, 1954-1868. Dutch and Flemish etchings, engravings and woodcuts, ca. 1450-1700. Vols. I-XV, XVIII, XIX. Amsterdam: Menno Hertzberger; no. 53, i/ii
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