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The Crucifixion

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Marks

Verso, bottom left, stamped in blue ink, the mark of the Cabinet Brentano-Birkenstock, Vienna and Frankfurt am Main (Lugt 345); verso, upper right, stamped in purple ink (three times), the mark of Ernst F. Oppermann, Berlin (2nd half of 19th cent.)(Lugt 887); verso, bottom center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Cabinet Brentano-Birkenstock, Vienna and Frankfurt am Main (Lugt 345); Ernst F. Oppermann, Berlin (2nd half of the 19th cent.)(Lugt 887); Eleanor A. Sayre, Cambridge, Massachusetts (1916-2001); her gift to the MFA December 28, 1971

Credit Line

Gift of the Curator, in honor of the staff of the Department of Prints and Drawings

Christus am Kreuz swischen den Mordern

about 1589

Catalogue Raisonné

Le Blanc 2; Nagler, Monogrammisten I, 1999, 2

Dimensions

Sheet: 33.3 x 19.9 cm (13 1/8 x 7 13/16 in.)(trimmed on or in places slightly within the platemark)

Accession Number

1971.766

Medium or Technique

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