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The Ecstacy of Saint Mary Magdalen

1506
Lucas Cranach, the Elder (German, 1472–1553)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) 072; Hollstein 94

Dimensions

Other (woodcut border): 20.3 x 14.3 cm (8 x 5 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

P18954

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed and dated, lower right, on stone: 15/06 LC

Markings

Watermark [not identified]; verso, collector's stamp in black: HF& C [Heinrich Füssli & Co.; Lugt 1008]; collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 18954 [Lugt 1870]; in graphite: B; L. Cranach B. 72; B. 72 Schr. 88.

Provenance

Heinrich Füssli & Co (Zurich, 1755-1829); Henry Foster Sewall (b. 1816 - d. 1896), New York; November, 1897, purchased by the MFA through the Harvey D. Parker Fund.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund