The Crucifixion


  • Title

    The Crucifixion

  • Artist/maker

    attributed to Gerrit van Battem (c. 1636 - 1684)
    formerly attributed to Adam Elsheimer (1578 - 1610)
    formerly attributed to Gilles Baquereel (1600 - 1699)
  • Associated place

    Europe (place of creation)
  • Date

    1615 - 1699
  • Material and technique

    pen and bistre with brushwork in brown ink and bodycolour on laid paper

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    sheet 12.1 x 10.3 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by the Revd Robert Finch, 1830.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.


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Further reading

Parker, Karl Theodore, Catalogue of the Collection of Drawings in the Ashmolean Museum, I, Netherlandish, German, French and Spanish Schools (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1938), 352

Keith Andrews, ‘Ein Rotterdamer Maler und Radierer geringer Ordnung: on some Gouaches by Gerrit van Battem’, Essays in northern European art presented to Egbert Haverkamp-Begemann on his sixtieth birthday (Doornspijk / Davaco, 1983), p.25

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