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The flagellation of Christ, study for a print; showing several armed and half draped men with bundles of sticks, holding Christ, in an interior with statues of Roman emperors in niches. 1718
Pen and black ink with grey wash, heightened with white on blue paper and indented for transfer; verso rubbed with red chalk
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Height: 322 millimetres
Width: 212 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- Study for the print engraved in reverse by Balthasar Bernards in 'Taferelen der vornaamste Geschiedenissen van het nieuwe Testament ...', The Hague, 1728 (Vol.III, opp. p.108).
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2001 May-Sep, BM, P&D, 'Paper Assets' (no cat.)
2002 April-June, Nagoya, Aichi Prefectural Mus of Art, 'French Drawings from the British Museum'
2002 July-Sep, Tokyo, NM of Western Art, 'French Drawings from the British Museum'
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- Acquisition notes
- This item has an uncertain or incomplete provenance for the years 1933-45. The British Museum welcomes information and assistance in the investigation and clarification of the provenance of all works during that era.
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