Christ Carrying the Cross

1591
Andrea Andreani (Italian, 1558/59–1629), After Alessandro di Agostino Casolani (Italian, 1552–1606)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.042.21

Dimensions

Sheet: 35.1 x 23.1 cm (13 13/16 x 9 1/8 in.)(trimmed to the borderline at the top and sides, and just into the letter "g" in the word "Intagliatore" at the bottom)

Accession Number

1975.444

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from three blocks in light brown, medium brown, and black

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso of backing sheet, center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)

Provenance

W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 10, 1975

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen