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The Descent from the Cross

Marks

Verso of backing sheet, center, stamped in blue ink, the mark of the MFA Wales Collection (Lugt 2544); verso of backing sheet, left center, stamped in violet ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 1868)

Provenance

George Washington Wales, Boston (1815-1896); his gift to the MFA April 15, 1882

Credit Line

Gift of George Washington Wales

early 16th–mid 16th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch 32, possibly Copy A; Passavant VI, 14, 13 (copy)

Dimensions

Sheet: 39.1 x 27.4 cm (15 3/8 x 10 13/16 in.)(trimmed within the platemark)

Accession Number

M1523

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