Artist Georg Friedrich Schmidt, German, 1712-1775
Artist after Rembrandt Harmensz van Rijn, Dutch, 1606-1669
  • Christ Crowned with Thorns
Date 1756
Medium etching printed in black ink on laid paper
Dimensions Plate: 6 3/4 × 5 5/8 inches (17.1 × 14.3 cm)
Sheet: 8 3/4 × 7 inches (22.2 × 17.8 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S1089
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Stamped, verso: Scripps 1894 (Lugt Suppl. 2357a) [date added in ink to the stamp]
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, below image, lower right: G. F. Schmidt fec. 1756.
Inscribed, lower left: Rembrandt pinx.
December 1894, J. Huneker Sale (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA).
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)