Christ on the cross, with the Virgin and St John in front of a decorated background, the borders with straight flowers

Details

  • Title

    Christ on the cross, with the Virgin and St John in front of a decorated background, the borders with straight flowers

  • Artist/maker

    Anonymous German (printmaker)
  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    15th century (1401 - 1500)
  • Material and technique

    metalcut, coloured in pink, green and yellow on laid paper

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    image 13.5 x 8.3 cm (inner image); 172 x 121 (outer image) (height x width)
    sheet 18.9 x 13.3 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by Francis Douce, 1834.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1863.1942

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Further reading

Schreiber, Wilhelm Ludwig, Handbuch der Holz- und Metallschnitte des XV. Jahrhunderts. 8 vols (Leipzig: Hiersemann, 1926-1930), V, 2317m

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