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The Entombment (from a Passion of Christ series)

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) 019; Hollstein 22

Dimensions

Overall (woodcut border): 25 x 17.1 cm (9 13/16 x 6 3/4 in.) Sheet: 27.8 x 18.6 cm (10 15/16 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

P19326

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Verso: [German text in letterpress]

Signed

Not signed

Markings

Verso, purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 19326 [Lugt 1870]

Provenance

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