Carrying of the Cross; Lamentation

Object Name
Prayer Bead
Artist/Maker
Netherlandish
Object Type
Prayer Bead
Date
1500 - 1530
Medium
boxwood with metal fitting
Credit Line
The Thomson Collection at the Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto
Object Number
AGOID.29364
Location
AGO, Gallery 137 Margaret Eaton Gallery
Institution/Owner
Art Gallery of Ontario

Dimensions

Overall Closed: 36.2mm × 43mm (3.6 × 4.3 cm)
Overall Open: 41.2mm × 41.2mm × 81.6mm (4.1 × 4.1 × 8.2 cm)

Description

Upper scene: Carrying of the Cross with St. Veronica; lower scene: Lamentation with Mary, Mary Magdalene, John the Evangelist and others

Signature, Inscriptions, and Markings

Inscription
none

Published References

Delft - 40e oude Kunst en Antiekbeurs, Museum 'het Prinsenhof'-Delft. Delft, 1988: 20-21, no. 10.

Catalogue Raisonné

Romanelli 82

Provenance

Provenance
Charles van der Heyden, Rotterdam; Private Collection, Germany; purchase by Ken Thomson at the Blumka Gallery, New York, 20 January, 1989; Thomson Collection at the Art Gallery of Ontario
Previous Owner(s)
Charles van der Heyden

Subjects

The Lamentation
Christianity
Carrying of the Cross

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