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Christ before Pilate: M.55

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Object information

Current Location: Gallery 6 (Upper Marlay): Italian Art 14th-16th centuries


Christ before Pilate


Painter: Mazzolino, Lodovico




History note: Borghese, Frascati, before 1717; Samuel Woodburn; his posthumous sale, Christie's, 15 May 1845 (50), bt. Hickman; bought by C.B. Marlay from Peter Norton

Measurements and weight

Height: 54 cm
Width: 42.5 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1912) by Marlay, Charles Brinsley


Production date: circa AD 1530

School or Style

Ferrarese School

People, subjects and objects depicted

Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of panel (wood)

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on panel

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: 30/No. 110.Mazzolino (see catalogue for an accurate transcription)
  • Location: Verso
  • Text: VEnuto dal Palazzo di Frascati a Roma il 13...1717 (see catalogue for an accurate transcription)
  • Location: Verso

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Identification numbers

Accession number: M.55
Primary reference Number: 535
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 8 February 2024 Last processed: Thursday 8 February 2024

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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