Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object

Christ in Gethsemane

Anonymous, German, 16th century
After Hans Pleydenwurff (German, died 1472)
Former Attribution:
Master of the Drapery Studies (German, Strasbourg, ca. 1470–1500)
ca. 1490
Pen and brown ink
10 x 11 in. (25.4 x 27.9 cm) [margin irregular at top]
Credit Line:
Purchase, Anne and Jean Bonna Gift, 1998
Accession Number:
Not on view
Inscription: Recto, at lower left and lower right, in pen and light brown ink, are scratched out annotations
Sale Commissaires Priseurs de MontpellierMay 16, 1998, no.32; Vendor: Katrin Bellinger Kunsthandel, Munich Donor: Anne and Jean Bonna
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Dürer and Beyond: Early Central European Drawings in New York Collections," April 3, 2012–September 3, 2012.

Collection de Dessins et Tableaux Anciens. Sale catalogue. Commissaires Priseurs de Montpellier, Montpellier, 1998, cat. no. 32, fig. no. 32, ill.

Stijn Alsteens, Freyda Spira Dürer and Beyond: Central European Drawings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1400-1700 Exh. cat. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 2012, cat. 4 (entry written by Guido Messling), ill.

Related Objects

Copy of Luther as an Augustinian Friar, Half Length

Date: 1520 Medium: Woodblock; third state of eight (Hollstein) Accession: 20.65.6 On view in:Not on view

Christ in the Garden of Gethsemane (Matthew 26:36-46)

Date: ca. 1600 Medium: Pen and black ink over underdrawing in gray and brown ink, brush and gray wash Accession: 80.3.139 On view in:Not on view

Crucifixion with the Virgin and St. John the Evangelist

Date: 16th century Medium: Pen and brown ink, black and red chalk Accession: 21.71.5 On view in:Not on view

The Vision of Saint Eustace

Date: 16th century Medium: Pen and brown and black ink, over traces of black chalk. Accession: 80.3.483 On view in:Not on view

A Standard Bearer

Date: 1534 Medium: Brush and black ink with white heightening Accession: 1997.144 On view in:Not on view