Christ Before Caiphas, 1597

  • Hendrick Goltzius, Dutch, 1558-1617

Engraving printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Framed: Plate: 8 × 5 3/8 inches (20.3 × 13.7 cm) Sheet: 8 1/4 × 5 5/8 inches (21 × 14.3 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S537

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Religion
  • Engraving (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Laid paper
  • Passion cycles
  • Priest
  • Engraving (print)
  • Christ

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed, in plate, lower right corner of image: [artist's monogram]

Stamped in black, verso: J. K. Bronner (Lugt 307) Stamped in black, verso: Staedelsches Kunstinstitut (Lugt 2396) Stamped, verso: Scripps 1885 (Lugt Suppl. 2357a) [date added in ink to the stamp]

Inscribed, in plate above monogram: Ao. 97 Inscribed, lower left edge of image: 4

Provenance

Johann Karl Bronner; Staedelsches Kunstinstitut (Frankfurt, Germany); January 1885, (H. Wunderlich and Co., New York, New York, USA). Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA); 1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Hendrick Goltzius, Christ Before Caiphas, 1597, engraving printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S537.