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Christ Carried to the Tomb

1594


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 191; Hollstein (Dutch and Flemish, vol. XI) 59 I/III; Widerkehr (New Hollstein, Dutch and Flemish)

Dimensions

Sheet: 39.4 × 24.2 cm (15 1/2 × 9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

P7348

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Inscribed in plate, within image, lower left: I. Tintoret Inue.; and in lower margin, left: Innocui cernis laceratum corpus Iesu,/Qui roseo nostrum deleuit sanguine crimen:; right: Condetur tumulo, mox surrecturus in auras,/Æterne nobis referans penetralia vite. C. Schonaeus.

Signed

Signed and dated in plate, center right: I. Matham Sculp./A° 1594

Markings

Watermark [not identified]; verso, in black ink, collector's signature: Fountaine Walker [underlined; Lugt 2545]; collector's stamp in red ink: H. F. S. [Henry Foster Sewall; Lugt 1309]; in graphite: 2363; 75; 270[underlined]/3

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