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Provenance

Martin Aufhäuser, Munich and Holland(1); Lessing J. Rosenwald, Jenkintown, PA; gift to NGA, 1943.1

1 For complete information on Aufhäuser's collection, see Rosenwald Papers, box 9, and Richard S. Field, Fifteenth Century Woodcuts and Metalcuts, Washington, D.C., 1965, Preface (np).

Exhibition History
2005
"The Origins of European Printmaking: 15th Century Woodcuts and Their Public", Germanisches Nationalmuseum, Nuremberg, 2005-2006, no. 78.
Bibliography
1926
Schreiber, Wilhelm Ludwig. Handbuch de Holz- und Metailschnitte des XV Jahrhunderts. 8 vols. Leipzig: Verlag Karl W. Hierseman, 1926-1930.
1965
Field, Richard S. Fifteenth Century Woodcuts and Metalcuts from the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.. Exh. cat. Washington: National Gallery of Art, 1965.
1996
Hults, Linda C. The Print in the Western World. Madison, WI, 1996: 26; fig.1.7.
1998
Areford, David S. "The Passion Measured: A Late-Medieval Diagram of the Body of Christ." In The Broken Body: Passion Devotion in Late-Medieval Culture. Groningen, 1998: 211-238.
2011
Bynum, Caroline Walker. Christian Materiality: An Essay on Religion in Late Medieval Europe. New York, 2011: 94, 96, fig. 30.
2012
Powell, Amy Knight. Depositions: Scenes from the Late Medieval Church and the Modern Museum. Cambridge, Mass.: 179, 181, 182, fig. 50.