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Christ Crowned with Thorns (from a Passion of Christ series)

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) 013; Hollstein 16

Dimensions

Other (woodcut border): 24.8 x 17.1 cm (9 3/4 x 6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

52.1382

Medium or Technique

Woodcut (proof)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Not signed

Markings

No watermark; verso, collector's stamp in black: P.J.S. [Paul J. Sachs; Lugt 2091]; MFA stamp twice, with accession number in graphite: 52.1382

Provenance

Paul J. Sachs (b. 1878 - d. 1965), Boston; William H. Schab (dealer), NY; October 9, 1952, purchased from him by the MFA.

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis