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Rest on the Flight into Egypt

1509
Lucas Cranach, the Elder (German, 1472–1553)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) 003; Hollstein 7

Dimensions

Other (woodcut border): 28.5 x 19.3 cm (11 1/4 x 7 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

P2017

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed and dated in block, lower right on plaque: L C/[winged serpent]/1509

Markings

Watermark [not identified]; verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 2017. [Lugt 1870]; in graphite: Sch7

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