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Christ Bearing the Cross ( Plate 8 from a series of 9, The Passion of Christ (round set in separate ornamental border with putti and acanthus (?) tendrils)

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Inscription

Engraved upper center in frame:"1509"; lower right on tablet hanging from stump: "L"

Signed

Signed

Provenance

Indecipherable initials, brown ink, verso; Gutekunst-Klipstein; acquired MFA, Boston, gift of George Peabody Gardner, Dec. 1921 (Lugt 282)

Credit Line

Gift of George Peabody Gardner

The Round Passion/ The Circular Passion

1509

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (Intaglio) 064; Hollstein 64, only state; Filedt Kok (Hollstein) 64, a

Dimensions

Sheet: 29.2 x 29.2 cm (11 1/2 x 11 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

21.10898.8

Medium or Technique

Engraving from 2 plates, round and circular ornamental border

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