Requires Photography

Christ Bearing the Cross

1515
Lucas van Leyden (Netherlandish, about 1494–1533)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (intaglio) 072; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish, vol. X) 72; Filedt Kok (New Hollstein) 72, I(b)/I

Dimensions

Image: 7.8 × 10.4 cm (3 1/16 × 4 1/8 in.) Sheet: 8 × 10.5 cm (3 1/8 × 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

22.1056

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed and dated in plate, lower left: L; upper right: 1515

Markings

No watermark; verso, collector's stamp in black ink: [capital A with crown above in a circle; Heneage Finch, Lugt 58]; collector's stamp in blue ink: [castle; Gustav von Rath, Lugt 2772]; stamp in black ink: P. Davidsohn [Lugt 654]; MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 29035

Provenance

Heneage Finch, 5th Earl of Aylesford (b. 1786 - d. 1859), London and Packington Hall, Warwickshire; July 17-18, 1893, his sale, Christie's, London. After 1910, Gustav von Rath (b. 1888 - d. 1961), Krefeld; Paul Davidsohn (b. 1839 - d. 1927), London, Vienna, and Berlin; November 22-26, 1920, his sale, C. G. Boerner, Leipzig, lot 1069; FitzRoy Carrington (b. 1869 - d. 1954); April 1922, his gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Fitz Roy Carrington