6 woodcuts & an engraving by Unknown Artist

1) Christ on the Cross, Schreiber 445, 12 x 11cm; 2) Christ nailed to the Cross, S.


Details

Medium:
Woodcut
Acquired in:
1922
Presented by:
Major H R M Howard through The Art Fund

674, 11.5 x 17cm; 3) The Man of Sorrows with two angels,13 x 8 cm; 4) The Last Judgement, 7.5 x 5 cm; 5) The Virgin standing, her robe embroidered with ears of corn, 7.5 x 5.5 cm; 6) Martyrdom of St Ursula, 7.5 x 5.5 cm; 7) Engraving; monkey copied from Durer's 'Virgin with the Monkey'. One of three gifts to the British Museum by H R M Howard between 1921 and 1927.

Provenance

Huth Collection.

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

Entry details

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