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

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) 032; Hollstein 40

Dimensions

Other (woodcut border): 31 x 18.8 cm (12 3/16 x 7 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.1114

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Not signed

Markings

Watermark [not identified]; recto, lower right, part of a collector's stamp in black; [crown/FA/II, in oval; Friedrich August II; Lugt 971]; verso, MFA stamp with old accession number in graphite: 31563; c.17205; B.23-36; 35[crossed out] 32

Provenance

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

Credit Line

William Simes Fund