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Couronnement D'Epines...(Crown of Thorns.)...fourth plate in the book..[Titles in Russian snd French]... Imperatorskaya Ermitazhnaya Galereya … Galérie Impériale de l'Ermitage (Saint Petersburg: Gohier Desfontaines, 1847)
Couronnement D'Epines...(Crown of Thorns.)...fourth plate in the book..[Titles in Russian snd French]... Imperatorskaya Ermitazhnaya Galereya … Galérie Impériale de l'Ermitage (Saint Petersburg: Gohier Desfontaines, 1847)
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Date:
19th century
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Not on display
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Lithograph
Dimensions:
31.8 x 22.8 cm (image); 53 x 39.4 cm (sheet)
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Europe
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Provenance: bookplate, probably late 19th century, of Biblioteka Gertsova Georgii Georgievicha Mecklenburgskova (library of Herzog von Mecklenburg)
Exhibition History:
Remarks: this is an incomplete set of a work published in 30 parts, in two volumes; each part should consist of text and 4 plates; see collation for details.
According to the dedication leaf (to the Russian empress), the work was commissioned by the emperor, and represents largely unpublished material.

Acquisition Date:
1963-01-01
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Christ endures the humiliation of the "Crown of Throns"...idle minded oppressor...tied hands... broken staff.