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Christ on the Cross with the Virgin and Saint John

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) 021; Hollstein 27

Dimensions

Other (woodcut border): 26.1 x 17.2 cm (10 1/4 x 6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

P18942

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

In block, at top or cross: I N[backwards] R I

Signed

Signed lower right: [winged serpent]

Markings

Verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 18942 [Lugt 1870]; in ink: BVII p. 281 N. 21; in graphite: 125; 319; bl; Ph; Ba; 319; N3; Fx-

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