- Museum number
Album-leaf painting depicting Christ wearing the crown of thorns seated with a loin cloth drapped across the floor. The central figure, also bare from the waist up, holds a large rock to be thrown on the third (and darkest) figure kneeling between both men. Swirling clouds decorate the sky while a walled city appears in the distance. No text. Painted in opaque watercolour on paper.
- Production date
Height: 25.30 centimetres (image)
Height: 42.60 centimetres (sheet)
Width: 18.10 centimetres (image)
Width: 29.50 centimetres (sheet)
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2009/2010 Oct-Mar, Jun-Jul, London, BM, Gallery 34, 'Looking East, Looking West'
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Transferred from the Department of Oriental Manuscripts and Printed Books ((OMPB). Originally purchased from Richard Grenville, 2nd Duke of Buckingham and Chandos, through A E Evans OMPB Sons at Sotheby’s at the Stowe sale, 5-14.iii.1849/172.).
- Middle East
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: OR16F18R