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St. John the Baptist with the Scribes and Pharisees
In the convent of San Leandro, Seville; bought from the convent by Nathan Wetherall (or Wetherell), an English merchant in Seville, in or about 1810; on sale with Wetherall's London agent, Bevington, where it was bought by Thomas Purvis, Q.C.; his sale, Christie's, 1 June 1849 (140), bt. John Anderson; acquired from or through W.W. Burdon, of Hartford House, Northumberland
Position: on the scroll, upper left Content: INTER NATOS MVLLIERVM / NON SVRREXIT MAIOR
Position: the scroll above the winged lion Content: VOX CLAMANTIS IN DESERTO / PARATE VIAM DOMINO
(2005) Treasures of the Fitzwilliam Museum, London: Scala [page: 59]
Earp, F.R. (1902) A Descriptive Catalogue of the Pictures in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (Cambs.) [page: 188] [comments: reproduced]
Goodison, J.W. (1960) Catalogue of Paintings in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, Vol. I, French, German and Spanish, Cambridge (Cambs.) [page: 214-215] [comments: pl. 110]
Soria, MartinMurillo's Christ and St. John the Baptist, Chicago [page: 12-14] Source title: The Art Institute of Chicago Quarterly (1960) [comments: reproduced p. 14]
334 (Paintings, Drawings and Prints) (Reference Number: 3048; Input Date: 2000-03-17 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)