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Christ before Pilate

A work made of black chalk, with stumping, and traces of red chalk, heightened with traces of white chalk, over stylus incising, on cream laid paper.
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  • A work made of black chalk, with stumping, and traces of red chalk, heightened with traces of white chalk, over stylus incising, on cream laid paper.

Date:

1522/23

Artist:

Jacopo Carucci, called Jacopo da Pontormo
Italian, 1494-1557

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Artist

Pontormo, (Jacopo Carrucci)

Title

Christ before Pilate

Origin

Italy

Date

1522–1523

Medium

Black chalk, with stumping, and traces of red chalk, heightened with traces of white chalk, over stylus incising, on cream laid paper

Inscriptions

Inscribed verso, lower center, in pen and brown ink: "Pontormo"; upper left on former mount, in graphite: "circa 1670 / not Carracci"; upper center on former mount, in graphite: "Carracci"; lower center on former mount, in graphite: "Agos. Carracci"

Dimensions

274 × 283 mm

Credit Line

Restricted gift of Anne Searle (Meers) Bent, The Regenstein Foundation, and Dr. William D. Shorey

Reference Number

1989.187

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