Art/ Collection/ Art Object

The Deposition; Christ being taken from the Cross, a man on a ladder is holding the body while St John is supporting the weight with a cloth rope, after Dürer

Series/Portfolio:
The Passion of Christ
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 1/16 × 3 15/16 in. (12.9 × 10 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Henry Walters, 1917
Accession Number:
17.37.260
Not on view
Deposition scene from "The Passion of Christ" after Albrecht Dürer's "Little Passion"
Inscription: Monogramatic device of an empty tablet lower center; numbered in plate bottom right: '25'

Marking: Collectors' marks of Ambroise Firmin-Didot (Lugt 119) on verso in black ink, bottom right, and Juan Jorge Peoli (Lugt 2020) on verso in violet ink
Ambroise Firmin-Didot (French, 1790–1876); Juan Jorge Peoli (1825–1893); Juan Jorge Peoli Sale, American Art Galleries, New York, May 8–12, 1894, lot 1625.28
Bartsch XIV.404.611; Delaborde 1887, no.277 (second state of three)
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803, cat. no. 611, 407.

Henri Delaborde Marc Antonio Raimondi étude historique et critique, suivie d'un catalogue raisonné des ouevres du maitre. Paris, 1887, cat. no. 277.



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