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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: 14 × 9 in. (35.5 × 22.9 cm)
Image: 12 3/8 in. × 9 in. (31.5 × 22.9 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1922
Accession Number:
22.72.3-82
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 bottom center: The Metropolitan Museum of Art stamp
Vendor: E. Parsons & Sons (British)
Bartsch XII.42.21; Meyer I.718.12
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