Jesus Christ is led to the House of Pilate for Permission to put him to Death

Bernadino Poccetti, Artist

This is one of the drawings in our collection. It was made in 17th century. The place where it was made is unknown.
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This record represents a work in a series and has related works.
Measurements
515 x 616 x 30mm
Media
pen, sepia ink and wash on paper
Description
Drawing of Jesus being led away to the house of Pilate by a group of guards for permission to put him to death. The scene takes place on a flight of steps. One of the men behind Jesus raises a stick ready to strike him. An inscription along the lower edge reads: Jiesu Cristo e condotto a Casa di Pilato Affine di Ottenere la Permissione della Lua Morte.

The drawing is part of a set of works depicting the Passion of Christ.
Credit Line
Collection of the Sarjeant Gallery Te Whare o Rehua Whanganui. Purchased on behalf of the Gallery by Mr and Mrs J.A. Neame, 1922.
Collection Type
Permanent collection
Acquisition Date
1922

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Accession Number:
1922/1/10

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