Christ at the Foot of the Cross, Mourned by Mary and John
Nikolaus Hogenberg (Netherlandish, Munich ca. 1500–1539 Mechelen)
Formerly attributed to Aertgen Claesz. van Leyden (Netherlandish, Leiden 1498–1564 Leiden)
early 16th century
Pen and brown ink and wash with traces of black chalk, on three joined sheets of paper, circular. Verso: black chalk
13 in. (33 cm) in diameter
Purchase, Didier Aaron Gift, 2002
Not on view
Mrs. Vivian Neal; sale, Sotheby's, London, March 28, 1968, lot 119(as attributed to A. Claesz); sale, Sotheby's, London, July 10, 2002, lot 104lot 104; Vendor: Katrin Bellinger Kunsthandel, Munich
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," January 27, 2003–April 28, 2003.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," October 4, 2010–January 3, 2011.
Arthur Ewart Popham Old Master Drawings. vol. 7, December 1927, cat. no. 7, p. 38.
Sotheby's, London Catalogue of Fine Old Master Drawings [March 28, 1968]. 1968, cat. 119 (as by the artist Aertgen Claesz. van Leyden), ill.
Netherlandish Drawings of the 15th and 16th Centuries in the Rijksmuseum. vol. 1, The Hague, 1978, p. 114, under cat. 323.
Felice Stampfle, Nicholas Turner Netherlandish Drawings of the 15th and 16th centuries and Flemish Drawings of the 17th and 18th centuries in the Pierpont Morgan Library. Morgan Library & Museum, New York, 1991, p. 46.
Karel G. Boon The Netherlandish and German Drawings of the XVth and XVIth centuries of The Frits Lugt Collection. Collection Frits Lugt-Fondation Custodia, 1, Paris, 1992, p. 224; p. 226 note 7, p. 224.
Sotheby's, London Old Master Drawings. Sale cat., July 10. 2002, cat. no. 104, ill.
Artist: Bartholomeus Spranger (Netherlandish, Antwerp 1546–1611 Prague)Date: ca. 1580–1585Medium: Pen and brown ink, brush and brown and gray wash, white heightening, over traces of black chalk, on paper washed blue and pinkAccession: 1997.93On view in:Not on view