Requires Photography

Christ on the Mount of Olives (from the Passion of Christ series)

THe Agony in the Garden

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) 007; Hollstein 10

Dimensions

Sheet: 25.4 x 17.5 cm (10 x 6 7/8 in.) Other (woodcut border): 25 x 17.1 cm (9 13/16 x 6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

P18929

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Verso, in letterpress: [German text]

Signed

Not signed

Markings

Verso (text side), collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 18929 [Lugt 1870]; in graphite: 7

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