- Museum number
- Object: Le Christ à la colonne (gemme du Louvre)
A jasper statuette of Christ at the column standing on an enamelled gold pedestal decorated with an oval medallion representing St John, flanked by standing putti; proof before letter and before reduction of the plate of a print. 1874
- Production date
Height: 312 millimetres (plate-mark; trimmed)
Width: 229 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- The plate was initially engraved in 1874 as an illustration to the third volume of Barbet de Jouy's "Gemmes et Joyaux", although the volume was never published. It was published in La Gazette des Beaux-Arts in 1881.
The object is in the Louvre (MR 153).
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Annotated in pencil on verso: "Gaz des Beaux arts / Mars 1881" and in red pencil: "24. 6. 09".
- Prints and Drawings
- Registration number