The Body of Christ Supported by an Angel

late 16th century
Giuseppe Scolari (Italian, last half of the 16th century)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Passavant; Rosand and Muraro 100

Dimensions

Sheet: 46.2 x 31 cm (18 3/16 x 12 3/16 in.)(trimmed into the borderline)

Accession Number

M20385

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

This impression has an inscription in the block, bottom right, “1582 / KOECK”. Cf. the MFA impression 1975.537, which lacks this inscription.

Inscription

Bottom right, in the block, "1582 / KOECK". Cf. 1975.537, which lacks this inscription.

Markings

Verso, left center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

H. G. Gutekunst, Stuttgart; from whom purchased at auction May 1, 1905

Credit Line

Museum purchase