Der Einzug Christi in Jerusalem

Unidentified artist, American, about 1840, Printer Gustav S. Peters (American, 1793–1847)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1372 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Image: 34.0 x 23.0 cm (13 3/8 x 9 1/16 in.) Sheet: 43.7 x 27.9 cm (17 3/16 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

59.166

Medium or Technique

Woodcut, hand-colored

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Folk art- fractur. Christ entering Jerusalem. Woman kneeling with young child in foreground right. Four stanzas of German verse. Printer’s border.

Provenance

1959, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 12, 1959)

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875