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A Duke of Saxony (from "Illustrissimorum Ducum Saxoniae..." [Wittenberg: G. Schnellboltz, 1563])

about 1563
Lucas Cranach, the Younger (German, 1515–1586)


Catalogue Raisonné

Heller 836

Dimensions

Other (woodcut border): 17.4 x 16 cm (6 7/8 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

M19459

Medium or Technique

Woodcut, hand colored

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

verso, letterpress in German

Signed

not signed

Markings

verso, MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 19459; in graphite: H. 836; 038

Provenance

Josiah Bradlee (Boston, MA); given by Mrs. Bradlee to the MFA, December 19, 1902

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Josiah Bradlee