El Greco

Christ Carrying the Cross



El Greco - Christ Carrying the Cross

Literature

Charles Sterling, Maryan W. Ainsworth, Charles Talbot, Martha Wolff, Egbert Haverkamp-Begemann, Jonathan Brown, John Hayes, The Robert Lehman Collection, New York, Princeton, 1998, nr. 37


Provenance

Javier de Quinto, conde de Quinto (died 1860), Madrid and Paris
condesa de Quinto, Paris, (sale catalogue, 1862 [no auction held], nr. 68 [?])
Sir William Stirling Maxwell (1818–1878), Pollok, Keir, and Cadder, Scotland
General Archibald Stirling
Lieutenant Colonel William Stirling
acquired by Robert Lehman, New York in 1953


External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 1975.1.145

Other works by El Greco


El Greco Saint Jerome as Scholar
Saint Jerome as Scholar
c. 1610

El Greco The Assumption of the Virgin
The Assumption of the Virgin
1577-79

El Greco St. Francis Receiving the Stigmata
St. Francis Receiving the Stigmata
c. 1585-90

El Greco Crcufixion with Two Donors
Crcufixion with Two Donors
1585-90

El Greco
Christ Carrying the Cross
c. 1577–87
105 x 79 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed on the cross, above Christ's left hand, in Greek: doménikos theotokópoulos epoíei (Domenikos Theotokopoulos made this)
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
The Robert Lehman Collection