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Saint Bernard Adoring the Man of Sorrows (recto); Reliquary with the Crucifixion (verso)

Inscription

recto, in letterpress, upper center: S. Bernhards Betrachtung; verso: [German text in letterpress]

Signed

recto, left on tomb slab: [winged serpent]

Marks

verso, collector's stamp in red: H.F.S. [Henry F. Sewall; Lugt 1309]; purple Parker Collection MFA stamp with accession number in ink: 18951 [Lugt 1870]; in graphite: Lucas N Kranach; B. 57/Sch.71

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

Saint Bernard in Prayer before the Man of Sorrows

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) 057; Hollstein 77

Accession Number

P18951

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

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