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Christ before Pilate, between 1509 and 1511

  • Albrecht Dürer, German, 1471-1528

Woodcut printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Image: 5 × 3 3/4 inches (12.7 × 9.5 cm) Sheet: 5 1/8 × 3 7/8 inches (13 × 9.8 cm)

City of Detroit Purchase

21.125

Signed on block, center of image: [monogram]

Stamp in blue, verso: K. F. F. von Nagler (Lugt 2529) Stamps in black and brown, verso: Kupferstichkabinett der Staatlichen Museen, Berlin (Lugt 1606 and 2922)

Inscribed in ink, verso, lower left, right and center: [abbreviations and numeric notations]

K. F. F. von Nagler

1881, Kupferstichkabinett der Staatlichen Museen (Berlin, Germany). 1921-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Dodgson, C. Albrecht Durer. New York, 1967, no. 75.

Albrecht Dürer, Christ before Pilate, between 1509 and 1511, woodcut printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, City of Detroit Purchase, 21.125.