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Christ Before Pilate (from the Large Passion of Christ)

Signed

on platform, below Pilate's feet: I . M

Marks

watermark: gothic p with flower and line through descender [similar to but not exactly like Lehrs, vol. 9, p. 501, fig. 25]; verso, in graphite: 100 [?]; in red pencil: 346; in old black ink script: B. No.. 15./Tres belle épr. y tres nave/J.F.Linck/160[?; Lugt 1685]; stamped in black, in a circle: Dr./WA/Pr. [Dr. W.A. Ackermann; Lugt 791]; in pencil: N N _

Provenance

Dr. W.A. Ackermann (1793-1865); J.F. Linck (d. c. 1863); Henry F. Sewall (1816-1896, New York); purchased by the MFA November 1897

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection

Pilate Washing his Hands

Catalogue Raisonné

Lehrs 147; Hollstein-Koreny 147; Geisberg 80; Bartsch 15

Accession Number

P2151

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