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Christ in the Garden of Gethsemane

Artist:
Johann Friedrich Overbeck (German, Lübeck 1789–1869 Rome)
Date:
1848
Medium:
Black fabricated crayon (possibly early conté crayon) with touches of brown fabricated crayon and thin brown watercolor wash; framing line in black fabricated crayon
Dimensions:
18 1/16 x 22 3/4 in. (45.9 x 57.8 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Bequest of Mrs. A.M. Minturn, 1890
Accession Number:
90.3.10
Not on view
Signature: Signed with artist's monogram and dated, lower left center, in fabricated black crayon: "FO / 1848"
Baron Alfred von Lotzbeck (1819–1874); Mrs. A. M. Minturn (1890)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," November 26, 2012–February 24, 2013.

Johann Friedrich Overbeck, Baron Alfred von Lotzbeck Darstellungen aus den Evangelien, nach vierzig Originalzeichnungen von Friedrich Overbeck, im Besitze des Freiherrn Alfred von Lotzbeck auf Weihern. Düsseldorf, 1850-1855, fig. no. plate 27, ill.

University of Maryland Art Gallery Search for Innocence: Primitive and Primitivistic Art of the 19th Century. Ex. cat. College Park, 1975, cat. no. 38, fig. no. 32, ill.

Delaware Art Museum The Pre-Raphaelite Era, 1848-1914. Ex. cat. Wilmington, Delaware, 1976, cat. no. 1-1, p. 10, ill.



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