Lucas Cranach the Elder

The Mocking of Christ



Lucas Cranach the Elder - The Mocking of Christ

Provenance

Ludwig Wilhelm, Margrave of Baden-Baden (1655-1707) and his wife, Franziska Sibylle Augusta of Saxe-Lauenburg (1675-1733) (their seal appears on the reverse of the panel)
private collection, France
sale Christie's, London, From a French Private Collection, 5 July 2018, nr. 13

Other works by Lucas Cranach the Elder


Lucas Cranach the Elder The Prince-Electors of Saxony
The Prince-Electors of Saxony
c. 1535

Lucas Cranach the Elder Catherine of Mecklenburg
Catherine of Mecklenburg
1514

Lucas Cranach the Elder David and Bathsheba
David and Bathsheba

Lucas Cranach the Elder Virgin and child with grapes
Virgin and child with grapes
c. 1520

Lucas Cranach the Elder
The Mocking of Christ
35.9 x 28 cm
Oil on panel
Signed with the artist’s serpent device, and with initials 'LC' (lower right; the initials a later addition)
Sale Christie's, London, 5 July 2018