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Christ in Glory of Angels

1519
Hans Baldung (Grien) (German, 1484 or 1485–1545)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 040; Curjel 72

Dimensions

Image: 22 x 15.4 cm (8 11/16 x 6 1/16 in.) Sheet: 22.2 x 15.7 cm (8 3/4 x 6 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

61.1319

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

dated in block, below monogram, lower right: 1519

Signed

lower right: HBG [monogram]

Markings

watermark: gothic p with orb; recto, collector's stamp in black, in oval: FA with crown above [Friedrich August II; Lugt 971]; verso, collector's stamp in brown, in oval: FA with crown above [Friedrich August II; Lugt 972]; stamped in brown: Doubl.; MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 61.1319; in graphite: B.40; c.15312; [?]

Provenance

William Goodwin Russell Allen (b. 1882 - d. 1955), Boston; by inheritance to his niece, Lydia Evans Tunnard (Mrs. Christopher Tunnard, b. 1913 - d. 1980), New Haven, CT; 1961, year-end gift of Mrs. Christopher Tunnard to the MFA. (Accession date: December 20, 1961)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Lydia Evans Tunnard in memory of W. G. Russell Allen