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A Silver Statuette of an Angel Playing the Harp (excerpted illustration from the Wittenberg Heiligthumsbuch)

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Hollstein 096; Dodgson 22

Dimensions

Other (woodcut border): 13.2 x 9.2 cm (5 3/16 x 3 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

M8884

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

verso: [German letterpress]

Signed

Not signed

Markings

Verso, collector's stamp in black: WBS [William Bell Scott; Lugt 2607]; MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 8884; in graphite: 64368; [6?]285?

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