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

Platemark: 35.7 x 27.6 cm (14 1/16 x 10 7/8 in.)(borderline inked in on all four sides)

Accession Number

64.1136

Medium or Technique

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

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower left-center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA W.G. Russell Allen Bequest (not in Lugt)

Provenance

W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955); his bequest to the MFA September 23, 1964

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen