The Lamentation

The Lamentation of Christ

Israhel van Meckenem (German, about 1440/45–1503)


Catalogue Raisonné

Lehrs 151 (I); Hollstein-Koreny 151; Geisberg 107; Bartsch 19

Dimensions

Sheet: 21 x 14.7 cm (8 1/4 x 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

M27721

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Signed lower center: I . M

Provenance

1918, purchased by the MFA for $261 from P. & D. Colnaghi and Co. (dealers), London. (Accession Date: 1918)

Credit Line

Gift of Charles Cobb Walker