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Pilate washing his hands: P.1663-1991

Object information

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Pilate washing his hands
The Passion of Christ


Printmaker: Hopfer, Lambrecht
Printmaker: Dürer, Albrecht (After)




History note: D'Arenberg collection (19th century) (Lugt 567), probably included in the 14 July and following days 1902 sale, Christies, London

Legal notes

Bequeathed by Henry Scipio Reitlinger, 1950, transferred from the Reitlinger Trust, 1991

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1991) by Reitlinger, Henry Scipio


Production date: AD 1501



School or Style


Materials used in production

Black carbon ink

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper
Plate Height 147 mm Width 87 mm
Sheet Height 154 mm Width 90 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: LH,above the letters a hop flower or pinecone
  • Location: Image upper right
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Monogram

Inscription present: Funck number

  • Text: 180
  • Location: Image lower left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Number
  • Text: B.10
  • Location: Lower left
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Inscription

Inscription present: Three stars in an oval

  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Blue ink
  • Type: Stamp
  • Text: 115
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Graphite
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.1663-1991
Primary reference Number: 83099
Bartsch: 10
Illustrated Bartsch: 10
Hollstein (German): 10 II/II
Lugt: 567
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 30 September 2019 Last processed: Saturday 28 January 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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