Christ Enthroned

Martin Schongauer (German, about 1430–1491)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 070; Lehrs 33 (I); Hollstein (German) I/III

Dimensions

Sheet: 16.9 x 12 cm (6 5/8 x 4 3/4 in.) Other (engraved border): 16.6 x 11.9 cm (6 9/16 x 4 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

22.1060

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed in plate, lower center: M + S

Markings

No watermark; verso: collector's stamp in blue ink: BK [Bernard Keller; Lugt 384]; collector's stamp in purple ink, in circle: JR [James Reiss; Lugt 1522]; MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 29752; in graphite: c.7590; [TUcA?]; g.B13; B70; 12; B70; 789

Provenance

Bernard Keller (b. 1789 - d. 1870), Schaffhouse; May 22-31, 1871, his sale, H. G. Gutekunst, Stuttgart, lot 3579. James Reiss (b. 1812 - d. 1899), Manchester and London. Paul Davidsohn (b. 1839 - d. 1927), Berlin, London, and Vienna; May 3-8, 1920, or April 26-29, 1921, his sale, C. G. Boerner, Leipzig, lot 789; Fitzroy Carrington (b. 1869 - d. 1954), born Surbiton, Surrey, England, active in New York and Boston; March 16, 1922, purchased from Carrington by the MFA.

Credit Line

Seth K. Sweetser Fund