- Museum number
The Lamentation; Christ at centre, surrounded by the Virgin, St John, Mary Magdalene, Nicodemus, Joseph and and two other women; the crown of thorns lies in the right foreground; the two Saxon shields at upper left; with stains. c. 1509
- Production date
- 1509 (c.)
Height: 248 millimetres (borderlines)
Width: 170 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- Part of a Passion series, consisting of fourteen woodcuts.
A proof printed on vellum and an impression on paper are also extant at the BM.
See Dodgson and Hollstein for the different editions in which the woodcuts were used.
Cf. D. Koepplin / T. Falk, Lucas Cranach: Gemälde - Zeichnungen - Graphik, 2 vols, exh. cat. Kunstmuseum Basel, 1974, no. 321.
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2008 Feb-Mar, BM P&D Easter display
- Acquisition date
- Prints and Drawings
- Registration number