The Flagellation of Christ

German
Medieval (Gothic)
about 1500


Object Place: Europe, Germany

Dimensions

42.54 x 26.03 x 6.98 cm (16 3/4 x 10 1/4 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1983.96

Medium or Technique

Stone; polychrome stone relief

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Polychromed stone relief; Christ tied to column in center with soldiers and pharisees surrounding; high priest at top center holding scroll, wears hat with rosette; top left corner lost; numerous old chips.

Provenance

1970, Blumka Gallery, New York; May 28, 1970, sold by Blumka Gallery to R. Thornton Wilson (b. 1886 - d. 1977), New York; 1983, bequest of R. Thornton Wilson to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 12, 1983)

Credit Line

Bequest of R. Thornton Wilson in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson