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The Flagellation (from a Passion of Christ series)

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) 012; Hollstein 15

Dimensions

Other (woodcut border): 15 x 16.9 cm (5 7/8 x 6 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

47.238

Medium or Technique

Woodcut, proof before text

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed lower right: [winged serpent]

Markings

Verso, collector's stamp in black ink: K E Liphart [Lugt 1687]; MFA stamp with old accession number in graphite: 36417

Provenance

Karl Eduard von Liphart (b. 1808 - d. 1891), Dorpat, Bonn, and Florence. William H. Schab (dealer), New York, NY; March 13, 1947, puchased from him by the MFA.

Credit Line

George Peabody Gardner Fund