The Betrayal and Capture of Christ (from the Passion of Christ series)
Martin Schongauer (German, about 1430–1491)
Bartsch 010; Lehrs 20; Hollstein (German) 20
Sheet: 16.8 x 12.1 cm (6 5/8 x 4 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Signed lower center: M + S
Watermark: [?]; verso, collector's stamp, in black ink, in oval: O.A.O. [Count Alexandre Borisovitch Lobanoff-Rostovsky; Lugt 2005]; in ink: [?]; MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 25998; in graphite: B.10.
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.
Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund