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The Crucifixion (from a Passion of Christ series)

Inscription

in block, at top of cross: INRI; below woodut, in black letterpress: XI. Er isft den ubelchetern gleich gerechnet/und hat vielfunde getragen/und/fur die ubeltheter gebet. Esaie Liii.

Signed

lower right: [winged serpent]

Marks

recto, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; in graphite: 17; verso, purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 18938 [Lugt 1870]

Provenance

Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York); from whom purchased by the MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) 017; Hollstein 20

Accession Number

P18938

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

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