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The Infant Christ as Redeemer

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) 073; Hollstein 70

Dimensions

Other (woodcut border): 24.5 x 17 cm (9 5/8 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

P18955

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed lower right, on tomb: [winged serpent]

Markings

Verso, in ink: G. Storck a Milan 1797./In. No. 2968. [Giuseppe Storck; Lugt 2318]; stamped in black: vf; collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 18955 [Lugt 1870]; and various marks in graphite

Provenance

Giuseppe Storck (b. 1766 - d. 1836), Milan; 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