Christ Carrying the Cross (from the Large Passion of Christ series)

Israhel van Meckenem (German, about 1440/45–1503)


Catalogue Raisonné

Lehrs 149; Hollstein-Koreny 149; Geisberg 84; Bartsch 17

Dimensions

Sheet: 20.5 x 14.3 cm (8 1/16 x 5 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

P2153

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

lower center: I . M

Markings

verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; in graphite: 8

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