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Saint George

1506
Lucas Cranach, the Elder (German, 1472–1553)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) 067; Hollstein 83 (III)

Dimensions

Other (woodcut border): 37.7 x 27.8 cm (14 13/16 x 10 15/16 in.) Sheet: 37.8 x 28 cm (14 7/8 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

P18953

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed and dated, lower right: LC 15[backwards]/06

Markings

Watermark [not identified]; verso, in blue: [?]; collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 18953 [Lugt 1870]; in graphite: lucas Cranach; G[?]; 15/_; in ink: Cranach

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