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Christ Carrying the Cross (from The Passion of Christ series, 9th of 12 plates)

between 1596 and 1598
Hendrick Goltzius (Dutch, 1558–1617), In the manner of Lucas van Leyden (Netherlandish, about 1494–1533), In the manner of Albrecht Dürer (German, 1471–1528)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 035; Hollstein (Dutch & Flemish, vol. VIII) 29; Leesberg (New Hollstein, Dutch & Flemish, Goltzius) 26 (I/I)

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.8 x 13.1 cm (7 13/16 x 5 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

P7227

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Inscribed in plate, lower left: 9

Signed

Signed in plate, right of lower center: HG

Markings

Watermark (yes, but not uet identified); verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 7227 [Lugt 1870]; in graphite: 35

Provenance

Henry F. Sewell (1816-1896, New York); November, 1897, Sewell collection purchased for the MFA by Harvey D. Parker. (Accession Date: October 21, 1897)

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund