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Christ Carrying the Cross

Artist:
Andrea Andreani (Mantua, 1558/1559–1629)
Artist:
After Alessandro Casolani della Torre (Italian, Siena 1552–1606 Siena)
Date:
1591
Medium:
Chiaroscuro woodcut printed from three blocks in brown ink
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 3/4 × 9 1/4 in. (35 × 23.5 cm) Image: 12 3/8 × 9 1/4 in. (31.5 × 23.5 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1947
Accession Number:
47.100.793
Not on view
Inscription: At lower left: Casolani's Monogram of CALI
At bottom center: Al Sig,r Fabio Buonsignori Nobile Senese / Andrea Andreani Ingagliatore in Siena 1591.

Marking: On verso at center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
John Edward Rudge, Esq. (British, 1792–1861); Vendor: Charles Stehlin
Bartsch XII.42.21
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