Christ on the Cross with the Three Marys, Saint John, and Roman Soldiers

The Crucifixion

about 1480
Martin Schongauer (German, about 1430–1491)


Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 024; Lehrs 13 (I/I); Hollstein (German) 13

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.7 x 15.2 cm (7 3/4 x 6 in.) Other (engraved border): 19.3 x 14.9 cm (7 5/8 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

20.2024

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed lower center: M + S

Markings

Watermark: gothic p; verso, collector's stamp in pink: j:P:H: [J. P. Heseltine; Lugt 1508]; in graphite: c.6445; in ink: D A6 1818/96.f; in pencil (lower left): EDOO; MFA stamp, with accession number in graphite: 28147

Provenance

John Postle Heseltine (b. 1843 - d. 1929; Lugt 1508), London. November 1, 1920, purchased from P. & D. Colnaghi (dealers), London, by the MFA.

Credit Line

Stephen Bullard Memorial Fund