The Man of Sorrows

not later than 1575
Giorgio Ghisi (Italian, 1520–1582)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 15; Boorsch and Lewis 55, indeterminate state (lower margin is missing); Bellini 57, indeterminate state

Dimensions

Sheet: 28.2 x 22.2 cm (11 1/8 x 8 3/4 in.)(trimmed within the platemark; lacking the c. 32 mm lower margin)

Accession Number

P1512

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso of window mount, bottom right, stamped in black ink, the mark of Sir Joshua Reynolds, London (1723-1792)(Lugt 2364); verso of window mount, bottom right-center, stamped in red ink, the mark of Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); verso, lower right, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA Harvey D. Parker Collection (Lugt 1870)

Provenance

Sir Joshua Reynolds, London (1723-1792)(Lugt 2364); Henry F. Sewall, New York (1816-1896)(Lugt 1309); purchased by MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund