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The Flagellation, between late 15th and early 16th century

  • English

Alabaster

  • Overall: 16 3/4 × 10 1/4 × 1 3/4 inches (42.5 × 26 × 4.4 cm)

City of Detroit Purchase

26.120

On View

  • European: Medieval and Renaissance W221

Department

European Sculpture and Dec Arts

  • Religious art
  • Alabaster
  • Relief
  • Nottingham
  • Christ
  • Flagellation

(M. and R. Stora, Paris, France)

1926-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Tavender, Augusta S. "Mediaeval English Alabasters in American Museums." Speculum 30, no. 1 (January 1955): p. 70. Bridenstine, James A., Mary Riordan, and Mary B. Stephenson. Michigan's Masterpieces: Art from Public Collections. Exh. cat., Detroit Institute of Arts, et al. Detroit, 1985, p. 29 (ill.); p. 83. Gillerman, Dorothy. Gothic Sculpture in America, vol. II. The Museums of the Midwest. Turnhout, 2001, p. 130, no. 99.

English, The Flagellation, between late 15th and early 16th century, alabaster. Detroit Institute of Arts, City of Detroit Purchase, 26.120.