Christ Before Pilate, 1596

  • Hendrick Goltzius, Dutch, 1558-1617

Engraving printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Plate: 8 × 5 1/4 inches (20.3 × 13.3 cm) Sheet: 8 1/4 × 5 1/2 inches (21 × 14 cm)

Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps


Signed, in plate, lower left edge of image:[artist's monogram]

Watermark, center of sheet: [obscured by image] 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: 96. Inscribed, lower left edge: 5.

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)

Hendrick Goltzius, Christ Before Pilate, 1596, engraving printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps, 09.1S538.