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A Reliquary with the Pietà (excerpted illustration from the Wittenberg Heiligthumsbuch)

Lucas Cranach, the Elder (German, 1472–1553)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) 084; Hollstein 96

Dimensions

Other (woodcut border): 13.2 x 6.5 cm (5 3/16 x 2 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

M8883

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Verso: [letterpress in German]

Signed

Not signed

Markings

Verso, collector's stamp in black: WBS [William Bell Scott; Lugt 2607]; MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 8883; in graphite: 8883 [circled]; 64369; B. 84

Provenance

William Bell Scott (b. 1 811 - d. 1890) London; December, 1892 gift of [?] to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of the class in the History of Engraving