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The Head of Christ

early 16th–mid 16th century
Hans Sebald Beham (German, 1500–1550), Formerly attributed to Albrecht Dürer (German, 1471–1528)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) app.26; Pauli 829 IIa

Dimensions

Image: 43 x 32.3 cm (16 15/16 x 12 11/16 in.) Sheet: 49.8 x 32.5 cm (19 5/8 x 12 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

P242

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York, Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA, November 1897.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund