Art/ Collection/ Art Object

The Crown of Thorns; men putting crown of thorns on Christ who blesses kneeling man, after Dürer

Artist:
Marcantonio Raimondi (Italian, Argini (?) ca. 1480–before 1534 Bologna (?))
Artist:
After Albrecht Dürer (German, Nuremberg 1471–1528 Nuremberg)
Date:
ca. 1500–1534
Medium:
Engraving; second state of three
Dimensions:
Sheet: 5 3/16 × 3 7/8 in. (13.2 × 9.9 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Henry Walters, 1917
Accession Number:
17.37.251
Not on view
Inscription: Monogrammatic device of blank tablet lower center; numbered in plate lower right: '16'

Marking: Collectors' marks stamped on verso, bottom right: Ambroise Firmin-Didot (Lugt 119) in black ink, Juan Jorge Peolie (Lugt 2020) in violet ink
Ambroise Firmin-Didot (French, 1790–1876); Juan Jorge Peoli (1825–1893); his sale, American Art Galleries, New York, May 8–12, 1894, lot 1625.19; Donor: Henry Walters
Bartsch XIV.404.602-II; Delaborde 1887, no. 271; Heller 1827, no.1378(4)II
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803, cat. no. 602.ii, p. 404.

Joseph Heller Das Leben une die Werke Albrecht Dürer's. E. F. Kunz, 2, part 1, Bamberg, 1827, cat. no. 1378(4)II, p. 578.

Henri Delaborde Marc Antonio Raimondi étude historique et critique, suivie d'un catalogue raisonné des ouevres du maitre. Paris, 1887, cat. no. 271, p. 263.



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