Christ on the Mount of Olives, 1597

  • Hendrick Goltzius, Dutch, 1558-1617

Engraving printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Framed: Plate: 7 7/8 × 5 1/4 inches (20 × 13.3 cm) Sheet: 8 1/4 × 5 1/2 inches (21 × 14 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps



Prints, Drawings & Photographs

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

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed, in plate, lower left 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: A. o 97 Inscribed, below monogram: 2


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 on the Mount of Olives, 1597, engraving printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S535.