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The Head of Christ Crowned with Thorns

Artist:
Sebald Beham (German, Nuremberg 1500–1550 Frankfurt)
Former Attribution:
Albrecht Dürer (German, Nuremberg 1471–1528 Nuremberg)
Date:
ca. 1520
Medium:
Woodcut
Dimensions:
Sheet: 19 3/8 x 12 11/16 in. (49.2 x 32.2 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1923
Accession Number:
23.18
Not on view
Vendor: Arthur H. Harlow (New York)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "About Face: Human Expression on Paper," July 27, 2015–December 13, 2015.

Holl. Beham 829 IIa; P. 829iia; P. app. 829 I.; B. app. 26,27: Durer; Pass. 192, 193: Durer; Heller 1629, 1628: Durer; Dodgson 101; G. 772: Master of the Celtis-Illustrations; Rott. app. 1927: P. Vischer the Elder
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