Christ Before Pilate (from the Life of Christ series)

Israhel van Meckenem (German, about 1440/45–1503)


Catalogue Raisonné

Lehrs 096 (I/II); Hollstein-Koreny 96 (I); Geisberg 69; Bartsch 22

Dimensions

Sheet: 7.9 x 4.9 cm (3 1/8 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.10599

Medium or Technique

Engraving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Not signed

Markings

Verso, in graphite: L. 30; A9

Provenance

Henry Huth (b. 1815 - d. 1878); by descent to his son, Alfred Henry Huth (b. 1850 - d. 1910), Fosbury Manor, Wiltshire; July 6, 1911, Huth sale, Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge, London, to P. & D. Colnaghi and Obach (dealers) for £21; 1921, purchased by the MFA. (Accession Date: December 31, 1921)

Credit Line

Samuel Putnam Avery Fund