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Plate

about 1740
Copied after Jan Luyken (Dutch, 1649–1712)


Object Place: East Asia, China for export

Accession Number

51.906

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Chinese for export. Crucifixion scene in grisaille and gilt in center, based on an engraving by Jan Luyken. Panel, strapwork, and foliate border, gold lines. Set with 846.41 and 902-4.41.

Provenance

Helena Woolworth McCann (b. 1878 - d. 1938), Syosset, NY; by descent to her children, Constance (Mrs. Joseph V.) McMullan, Helena (Mrs. Winston F. C.) Guest, and Frasier McCann; 1941, lent to the MFA by the children of Mrs. McCann, through the Winfield Foundation, New York; 1951, gift of the Winfield Foundation to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 10, 1951)

Credit Line

The Helena Woolworth McCann Collection—Gift of the Winfield Foundation