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The Descent from the Cross

early 16th–mid 16th century
Copied after Marcantonio Raimondi (Italian, 1480–1527/34)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 032, possibly Copy A; Passavant VI, 14, 13 (copy)

Dimensions

Sheet: 39.1 x 27.4 cm (15 3/8 x 10 13/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

M1523

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso of backing sheet, center, stamped in blue ink, the mark of the MFA Wales Collection (Lugt 2544); verso of backing sheet, left center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

George Washington Wales, Boston (1815-1896); his gift to the MFA April 15, 1882

Credit Line

Gift of George Washington Wales