The Anointing of Jesus Christ

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
282 x 414mm
Media
pen, sepia ink and wash
Description
Drawing in sepia tones. Landscape format. Body of Jesus Christ laid on a plinth covered by a sheet. A figure on the right holds a basket of foliage while another scatters it over Jesus Christ's body. Text on the lower edge reads "Hansri [?] Gesi [?] a Jiesu Cristo". The image is from a series of drawings 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:
1922/1/30

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