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Artist Greco, 1541?-1614, shop of.
Title Christ Carrying the Cross.
Date c. 1585-90.
Description Graphic reproduction(s) with documentation of a painting.
Dimensions/Medium 111.5 x 72.5 cm.
oil on canvas.


Location Call Number Vol./Copy Status Information
 Frick Photoarchive Items  Greco, El 803-23b    NON-REQUESTABLE
Provenance (f) Sale, Hotel Drouot, Paris, 1913 (unsold);
(f) remained in the collection of Don Maria de Borbón y de la Torre until December 1931;
(f) collection of Monsieur L.
(f) his sale, Galerie Charpentier, Paris, 1937 (17);
(f) Ernest Gutzwiller Collection, Paris, by 1952;
(f) Ernest Gutzwiller died in 1976;
(f) Sale, Sotheby's, London, 1996 (9, from "The Gutzwiller Collection") (£91,700).
Current repository unlocated.
Sourced updates Title and attribution: (e and f) Christ Carrying the Cross, by the workshop of El Greco.
Images Photograph, Casa Moreno photograph, Madrid 92 Purchase Casa Moreno, Madrid 0/0/1937 (as in a private collection)
Publication, Sale, Paris, May 5, 1913 p.12(64)
Sources (e) Wethey, Harold E. El Greco and His School. Princeton, 1962, v.2, p.38(51).
(f) Sale, Sotheby's, London. Old Master Paintings: Including Pictures from the Gutzwiller and Bürgenstock Collections. December 11, 1996, pp.16,22(9).
For the artist, see Spanish Artists from the Fourth to the Twentieth Century, Frick Art Reference Library, New York, v.2, 1996.
LC subject Greco, 1541?-1614.
Art, Spanish.
Other subject Bible: New Testament: Life of Christ: Procession into Calvary.
Christ-Procession into Calvary.
Form Spanish School.
Paintings (visual works)
Reproductions.
Related corporate bodies Frick Art Reference Library.
Frick artist name form Greco, El, 1541-1614, shop of.
Variant attribution Greco, El.
Variant title Jesus Christ Portant Sa Croix

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