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Reliquary with the Holy Trinity (excerpted illustration from the Wittenberg Heiligsthumsbuch)

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) 081; Hollstein 97

Dimensions

Other (woodcut border): 12.3 x 10.1 cm (4 13/16 x 4 in.)

Accession Number

P18957

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

verso: [woodcut initial; letterpress in red and black ink]

Signed

Not signed

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: 18957 [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