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The Crowning with Thorns
The Crowning with Thorns
Date:
1606
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching
Dimensions:
17.8 x 13.3 cm (image)
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Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance: Edward Astley (L. 2275, stamped LC on recto); Sotheby’s 18 September 1975 no. 53; M.S. Sopher (his stamp LC on verso twice);
Sopher 17th c. catalogue no. 55;
Sheet shows staining in center above Christ’s shoulder;

Accession Number:
1995.124.38
Acquisition Date:
1995-12-31
Credit Line:

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection

seated Christ being stabbed in the left arm by man on the right while a soldier in full armor forces his head to make the crown of thorns stay on