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The Martyrdom of Saint Thomas (from the series the Martyrdom of the Twelve Apostles)

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) 043; Hollstein 59

Dimensions

Other (woodcut border): 16.3 x 12.7 cm (6 7/16 x 5 in.)

Accession Number

46.469

Medium or Technique

Woodcut (proof)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Not signed

Markings

Watermark [not deciphered]; verso, MFA stamp with old accession number in graphite: 36344

Provenance

June 13, 1946, purchased from William H. Schab (dealer), New York, NY.

Credit Line

George Peabody Gardner Fund