1471 - 1528
THE LAST SUPPER (B. 5; M., HOLL. 114)
Woodcut, 1510, from The Large Passion, a fine, black proof impression before the Latin text edition of 1511, though the printing slightly uneven and smudged in places, on paper with a Name of Mary watermark (Briquet 2827), unframed
sheet: 396 by 286mm 15⅝ by 11¼in
With narrow to thread margins, the right borderline and lower right corner made up and touched in with pen and ink, two repaired tears (the longest measuring approx. 3 cm) at the lower edge, the central horizontal fold supported in places verso and with a tiny split at the left edge, a small repair on Christ's right arm, unframed.
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