The Descent from the Cross

early 16th century
Ugo da Carpi (Italian, active about 1502–1532), After Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, 1483–1520)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch XII.043.22

Dimensions

Sheet: 36.4 x 28.2 cm (14 5/16 x 11 1/8 in.)(trimmed somewhat into the image)

Accession Number

K25

Medium or Technique

Chiaroscuro woodcut, printed from three blocks in gray, dark gray, and black

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso of backing sheet, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Koehler Collection (Lugt 1581)

Provenance

Sylvester Rosa Koehler, Boston (1837-1900); his gift to the MFA October 20, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler