Requires Photography

Via Crucis, Station V: Simon of Cyrene Helping Christ Carry the Cross

about 1749
Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo (Italian, 1727–1804)


Catalogue Raisonné

Knox 075; Rizzi 45; de Vesme 40

Dimensions

Sheet: 27.4 x 21.5 cm (10 13/16 x 8 7/16 in.) Platemark: 22.4 x 17.8 cm (8 13/16 x 7 in.)

Accession Number

65.1767

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Markings

Verso, lower center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

William Goodwin Russell Allen (b. 1882 - d. 1955), Boston; by inheritance to his niece, Lydia Evans Tunnard (Mrs. Christopher Tunnard, b. 1913 - d. 1980), New Haven, CT; 1965, year-end gift of Mrs. Christopher Tunnard to the MFA. (Accession date: December 15, 1965)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Lydia Evans Tunnard in memory of W. G. Russell Allen