Perpetua crux sive passio Jesu Christi

Necessaria ad salutem scientia

17th century
Woodcuts by Jan Christoffel Jegher (Flemish, 1618–1667), Woodcuts by Christoffel van Sichem II (Dutch, about 1581–1658), After Abraham Jansz. van Diepenbeeck (Flemish, 1596–1675), After Erasmus Quellinus, the Younger (Flemish, 1607–1678), After Antoine (A.S) Sallaert (Dutch, about 1590–1657 or 1658), Author Josse Andries (Flemish, 1588–1658)


Place of Publication: Antwerp, Belgium

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet I, 277-78; Hollstein, Dutch and Flemish, IX, p. 193, nos. 1-92

Dimensions

Overall: 18.5 x 14.1 x 2 cm (7 5/16 x 5 9/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

41.490

Medium or Technique

Set of 92 woodcuts

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Antwerp: 17th century) Quarto; 92 leaves; modern gilt-stamped brown morocco binding

Scenes from the life and passion of Christ; religious allegories and ecclesiastical scenes


Antwerp: 17th century

Provenance

William H. Schab, New York, from whom purchased by MFA, June 5, 1941

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund