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Elector Friedrich the Wise and his Brother, John the Constant of Saxony

1510
Lucas Cranach, the Elder (German, 1472–1553)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (intaglio) 002; Hollstein 3

Dimensions

Platemark: 13.2 x 11.8 cm (5 3/16 x 4 5/8 in.) Sheet: 13.9 x 12.3 cm (5 1/2 x 4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

P2635

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed and dated on plaque, lower center: 15 [winged serpent] 10

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: 2635. [Lugt 1870]

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