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The Lamentation over the Dead Christ

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Provenance

1889, Count Ludwig von Paar (d. by 1893), Rome [see note 1]; March 20-28, 1889, Paar sale, Palazzo Venezia, Rome [see note 2], to Edmund P. Warren; by 1890, given by Edmund P. Warren to his father, Edward Perry Warren, Boston; 1890, gift of Edmund Perry Warren to the MFA. (Accession date: December 2, 1890) NOTES: [1] Paar was an Austrian ambassador in Italy. [2] Attributed to Cima da Conegliano.

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Perry Warren

Dimensions

57.1 x 65.4 cm (22 1/2 x 25 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

90.201

Medium or Technique

Oil on panel

Collections

Europe

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