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Christ before Annas; the priest sits on a throne to the right; with two fighting dogs at the side; Christ and an apostle are led in from the left by several soldiers; with the two Saxon shields in the window above. c. 1509
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- 1509 (c.)
Height: 245 millimetres (borderlines)
Width: 166 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- Part of a Passion series, consisting of fourteen woodcuts.
Titled in Bartsch and Hollstein Christ before Caiaphas, but the presence of an apostle during the hearing identifies the priest as Annas (cf. John 18,12).
Another impressions of the subject is also extant at the BM.
See Dodgson and Hollstein for the different editions in which the woodcuts were used.
Cf. D. Koepplin / T. Falk, Lucas Cranach: Gemälde - Zeichnungen - Graphik, 2 vols, exh. cat. Kunstmuseum Basel, 1974, no. 312.
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