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Christ Bearing the Cross, the Scoffing of Christ, and the Crucifixion

Jacob Matham (Netherlandish, 1571–1631), After Albrecht Dürer (German, 1471–1528)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 097; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish, vol. XI), 54 III/III; Widerkehr (New Hollstein, Dutch and Flemish) 39 II

Dimensions

Sheet: 57.7 × 39.2 cm (22 11/16 × 15 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

P7347

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Inscribed in plate, within image, lower left: Albertus Durerus figurant; lower center: Cum Priuil. Sac. Cæs. M.; Iac. Matham Sculp.; lower right: Joan Goyuarts excud. 1615.; lower center: 1505 [Dürer's monogram]

Inscribed in plate, lower margin, lower left: Pro me mortali descendit summus in ima,/Asperaqz in terris ter tria lustra trulit:; lower center: Pro me famosa suffixus in arbore, lethum/sustinuit; pro me vulnera sacra patent,; lower right: Nec, passum tam multa, leui dignabor amore?/Faxo, quò merces fiat amoris amor.

Inscribed along lower edge: A TRESHAVLT. ET TRESPVISSANT PRINCE MONSEIGNEVR HENRY DE BOVRBON PRINCE DE CONDE, DUC D'AVGVIEN COMTE DE SOISSONS, DE CLERMONT ET VALLERY; MARQVUIS DE CHAV. ROVX: PRINCE DV SANG/PREMIER PAIR DE FRANCE, GOVVERNEVR ET LIEVTENANT GENERAL POVR LE ROY EN SES PAIS ET DVCHE DE GVYENNE &C. DE VOSTRE ALTEZE TRE SOBEISSANT ET TRESHVMBLE SERVITEVR I. GOYVAERTS DD.

Signed

Signed in plate, within image, lower center: Iac. Matham Sculp.

Markings

Watermark [?]; verso, collector's mark in red: H. F. S. [Henry Foster Sewall; Lugt 1309]; MFA Parker stamp in purple [Lugt 1870], with accession number in black ink: 7347; in graphite: 71; 8; ZV

Provenance

Henry F. 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