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Book-Plate of Scheurl and Tucher

about 1511
Lucas Cranach, the Elder (German, 1472–1553)


Catalogue Raisonné

Hollstein 144

Dimensions

Other (woodcut border): 16.3 x 12.6 cm (6 7/16 x 4 15/16 in.) Sheet: 16.7 x 12.9 cm (6 9/16 x 5 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

P18972

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In letterpress, upper left to upper right: HIC SCHEVRLINA SIMVI.TUCHERINAQ, SIGNA REFVLGENT/QVE DOCTOR GEMINI SCHEVRLE PARENTIS HABES

Signed

Not signed

Markings

Verso, collector's stamp in black: A.F.D. [Ambroise Firmin-Didot; Lugt 119]; collector's stamp in black ink, in palette: J. PEOLI. [Lugt 2020]; collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 18972 [Lugt 1870]

Provenance

Amboise Firmin-Didot (b. 1790 - d. 1876), Paris; Juan Jorge Peoli (b. 1825 - d. 1893), New York; Henry Foster Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896), New York; November, 1897, purchased by the MFA through the Harvey D. Parker Fund.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund