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The Martyrdom of Saint James the Less (from the series the Martyrdom of the Twelve Apostles)

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) 045; Hollstein 61

Dimensions

Other (woodcut border): 16 x 12.7 cm (6 5/16 x 5 in.)

Accession Number

55.394

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Not signed

Markings

Verso, MFA stamp with accession number in graphite: 55.394

Provenance

June 9, 1955, purchased from Craddock & Barnard, London, cat. no. 7

Credit Line

George Reed Nutter Fund