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Christ crowned with thorns. Engraving after A. Durer, 1512.

Dürer, Albrecht, 1471-1528.
Date
1512


About this work

Description

Bible. N.T. Matthew 27.26-30; Mark 15.15-20; Luke 23.16-22; John 19.1-2. Three men beat Christ with sticks. He holds a reed in his hand, a parody of a sceptre

Publication/Creation

1512

Physical description

1 print : line engraving with etching

Lettering

1512 A.D.

Publications note

W.L. Strauss (ed.), 'The intaglio prints of Albrecht Dürer', New York 1976, p. 175

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 23544i

Reproduction note

Reverse copy of original. From Dürer's set entitled 'The engraved passion'

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