Art/ Collection/ Art Object

The Ascension of Christ into heaven, 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 in. × 4 in. (12.9 × 10.2 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Henry Walters, 1917
Accession Number:
17.37.268
Not on view
Inscription: Monogramatic device of an empty tablet bottom left; numbered in plate lower right: '33'

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 (American, New York 1825–1893 Sagua la Grande, Cuba); his sale, American Art Galleries, New York, May 8–12, 1894, lot 1625.35
Bartsch XIV.404.618-II; Delaborde 1887, no. 285; Heller 1827, 598.1591(4)II (second state)
Adam von Bartsch Le Peintre graveur. Vienna, 1803, cat. no. 618.ii, p. 404.

Joseph Heller Das Leben une die Werke Albrecht Dürer's. E. F. Kunz, 2, part 1, Bamberg, 1827, cat. no. 1591(4)II, p. 598.

Henri Delaborde Marc Antonio Raimondi étude historique et critique, suivie d'un catalogue raisonné des ouevres du maitre. Paris, 1887, cat. no. 285, p. 264.



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