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Christ before Herod (from a Passion of Christ series)

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) 011; Hollstein 14

Dimensions

Sheet: 25.1 x 17.2 cm (9 7/8 x 6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

P18933

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

[in pencil, “Pilate” marked through, then:] Herod (see Dodgson II, p. 299)

Inscription

Verso: [German text in letterpress]

Signed

Not signed

Markings

Verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 18933 [Lugt 1870]

Provenance

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