- Museum number
The Entombment; Christ is being laid into the grave by Joseph and Nicodemus, in presence of the Virgin, St John and three women; with the two Saxon shields at upper left; slightly damaged at lower lcorner, stains in upper corners. c. 1509
- Production date
- 1509 (c.)
Height: 249 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, nos. 321, 322.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- 1909.0109.18 to 35 are prints exchanged with Obach & Co for BM duplicate prints.
- Prints and Drawings
- Registration number