Cofferet (Travelling box with Crucifixion woodcut pasted in lid)

about 1500
Unidentified artist, French, 15th century


Catalogue Raisonné

Schreiber IV.1821.I

Dimensions

Sheet (with border): 25.5 x 19.5 cm (10 1/16 x 7 11/16 in.) Cofferet: 15 x 32 x 22 cm (5 7/8 x 12 5/8 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

68.720

Medium or Technique

Cofferet of Paris manufacture (wood, leather, and iron), with woodcut of Crucifixion and JHS monogram pasted to inner surface of arched lid

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Provenance

Robert M. Light, Boston; from whom purchased by MFA (Accession date: November 13, 1968)

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard