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The Mocking of Christ
The Mocking of Christ
Date:
17th century
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Etching And Engraving
Dimensions:
Sheet: 259 x 204 mm (10 3/16 x 8 1/16 in.) cropped
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Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Collector's stamp lower left verso, possibly Dr. Gustave Seligmann, (n.d.,New York City, Lugt. 1215).

Accession Number:
1985.1.62
Acquisition Date:
1985-04-15
Credit Line:

Bequest of Julius Landauer through the Museum Society

A muscular Christ with hands bound, with his crown of thorns, is observed by a Roman soldier and a commoner who hands him a plant stalk. Quizzical. Devotion. Mortification. (Jim Hahn 12/07/92)