Bearing of the Cross (Large Passion)

1498–99
Albrecht Dürer (German, 1471–1528)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) 010; Meder 119, before the text edition

Dimensions

Block: 38.4 x 28.3 cm (15 1/8 x 11 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.5096

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

lower center: [Dürer's monogram]

Markings

watermark: Imperial orb (M. 53); verso, traces of collector's stamp in purple, lower left, bird facing left with the initials R.F. underneath [R. Fisher; Lugt 2204]; in graphite: a46614; 10; Imperial globe [...?] No 11

Provenance

Richard Fisher (b. 1809 - d. 1890), England, sold by Sotheby's May 1892; Francis Bullard (b. 1862 - d. 1913), Boston; February, 1913, his bequest to the MFA

Credit Line

Bequest of Francis Bullard