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Bearing of the Cross (Large Passion)

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Signed

lower center: [Dürer's monogram]

Marks

watermark: Imperial orb (M. 53); verso, traces of collector's stamp in purple, lower left, bird facing left with the initials R.F. underneath [R. Fisher; Lugt 2204]; in graphite: a46614; 10; Imperial globe [...?] No 11

Provenance

R. Fisher (1809-1890, England), sold by Sotheby's May 1892; Francis Bullard (1862-1913, Boston); bequest to the MFA February 1913

Credit Line

Bequest of Francis Bullard

1498–99

Catalogue Raisonné

Bartsch (relief) 010; Meder 119, before the text edition

Dimensions

Block: 38.4 x 28.3 cm (15 1/8 x 11 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.5096

Medium or Technique

Woodcut

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