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Saint Bartolomew (from a series of Christ, the Apostles, and Saint Paul)

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) 029; Hollstein 37

Dimensions

Other (woodcut border): 31.1 x 18.6 cm (12 1/4 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1111

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Not signed

Markings

Watermark [not identified]; recto, lower right, collector's stamp in black, mostly cut off; [Friedrich August II; Lugt 971]; verso, MFA stamp with old accession number in graphite: 31.560; in graphite: 8J25; c.17205; B.23- 36; 29

Provenance

Friedrich August II, King of Saxony (b. 1797 - d. 1854); October, 1928, acquired by the MFA.

Credit Line

William Simes Fund