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Saint Anne with the Virgin and Child

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) 068; Hollstein 75

Dimensions

Sheet: 24.1 x 16.2 cm (9 1/2 x 6 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

P3852

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

[sheet is repaired lower right corner, where the winged serpent was]

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: 3852 [Lugt 1870]' in ink: Ao/12 gl

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