Christ Crowned with Thorns, 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 1/2 inches (21 × 14 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps

09.1S540

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

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

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed, in plate, lower left edge 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, to the left of the monogram: Ao. Inscribed, to the right: 97 Inscribed, lower left edge: 7

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 Crowned with Thorns, 1597, engraving printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S540.