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Christ Sitting on His Tomb, Mourned by Two Angels

15th century (modern restrike)
15th century

Monogrammist H. C. Z. A., German
After Israhel van Meckenem, the younger, German, (ca. 1440–1503)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Woodcut or metal cut
Edition: Modern impression (see census)
Provenance / Collectors' Marks: Joh. Christoph Endris, 1840 (Lugt 812); Baron Adalbert von Lanna, Prague (Lugt 2773)
Bibliography: Bartsch 1 (vol. 7, p. 495) and monogram no. 117; Bartsch 138 (vol. 6, p. 253); Nagler, Mon. vol. 3, 803 (metalcut), mentioning that only three impressions of the print have been known to him; L. 172; G. 145; “5.11.989” noted on original DAC catalog card, context unknown.
Credit Line: Purchase funds, 1969
Accession Number: 1969.24.2

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  • angels - From TGM:
  • Bible
  • death
  • graves - Excavations in the earth used for burial; for constructions raised over or around burial sites, use "tombs." [April 1993 related term added.]
  • Jesus
  • New Testament
  • religions
  • religious art - Use broadly for art depicting religious subjects or for art used in worship. [September 1993 descriptor added.]

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