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Deposition from the Cross (illustration cut out of the book Humanae salutis monumenta, by Benidictus Arias Montanus, published by Chrisophe Plantin, Antwerp)

Hieronymus [Jerome] Wierix (Netherlandish, about 1553–1619), After Pieter van der Borcht (Netherlandish, 1545–1608)


Catalogue Raisonné

Alvin 1631; Mauquoy-Hendrickx 2210A

Dimensions

Sheet: 11.8 x 7.4 cm (4 5/8 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

K4751

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Verso: [letterpress text from the book Humanae salutis monumenta, published by Christophe Plantin]

Signed

Signed in plate, in grass, left of lower center: IHW; inscribed on rock, lower right: PB

Markings

Verso, collector's stamp in light purple: R. KOEHLER [Lugt ?]; MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 4751

Provenance

Sylvester Rosa Koehler (b. 1837 - d. 1900), Boston; his gift to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler