Flagellation

17th century
Giovanni Giuliani


Object Place: Europe, Austria

Dimensions

27.94 cm (11 in.)

Accession Number

58.1011a-b

Medium or Technique

Wood; Boxwood

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Flagellation after engraving by Johan Heinrich Schonfeld of Augsburg. Two boxwood figures doweled to modern wood base. Writhing Christ, arms at back, wears loin cloth (lower arms broken and glued by Young), four left fingers three right broken. Standing menacing figure in walnut cap, shirt and tattered trousers, right arm bent up, left outstretched.

Provenance

1958, H. Dreyer, c/o Eduard Hegnauer, Bern, Switzerland; 1958 sold by Dreyer to the MFA for 6,000 Deutsch Marks (Accession Date: November 13, 1958)

Credit Line

Frederick Brown Fund