The Agony in the Garden (from the Passion of Christ series)

1475–80
Martin Schongauer (German, about 1430–1491)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 009; Lehrs 19; Hollstein (German) 9

Dimensions

Sheet: 16.8 x 12 cm (6 5/8 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

M25997

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed lower center: M + S

Markings

Verso, collector's stamp, in black ink, in oval: O.A.O. [Count Alexandre Borisovitch Lobanoff-Rostovsky; Lugt 2005]; MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 25997; in graphite: B.9.; in ink: [?]

Provenance

Count Alexandre Borisovitch Lobanoff-Rostovsky (b. 1824 - d. 1896), St. Petersburg; April 26 and following days, 1881, his sale, Berlin, Amsler & Ruthardt; Kennedy & Co. (New York); General Brayton Ives (b. 1840 - d. 1914); April 12-14, 1915, his sale, New York, lot 809; F. Keppel & Co. (dealers, New York); May 1915, purchased from them by the MFA.

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund