Le Couronnement d'épines (The Crowning of Thorns), from the series Variæ tum Passionis Christi tum vitæ beatæ Mariæ Virginis (Les Mystères de la Passion ; The Mysteries of the Passion)

Jacques Callot, French, 1592 - 1635


about 1631

Etching on laid paper

Image: 1 3/8 × 1 in. (3.5 × 2.6 cm)

Sheet: 1 15/16 × 7 1/4 in. (5 × 18.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Jean K. Weil in memory of Adolph Weil Jr., Class of 1935



Israël Henriet, Paris


Europe, France



Object Name




Not on view


Collector's mark, reverse, stamped, in purple ink, lower right: Dr [r in superscript] R [in square] [Lugt 4713]

Exhibition History

Envisioning Jerusalem: Prints from Durer to Rembrandt, Harrington Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 9-June 19, 2011.

Publication History

Timothy Rub, Egbert Haverkamp-Begemann, Kelly Pask, "A Gift to the College: The Mr. and Mrs. Adolph Weil Jr. Collection of Master Prints", Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1998, listed, p.82, no. 17.


Alfred Rossier (1879-1958), Vevey, Swtizerland [Lugt 4713]; William H. Schab Gallery, Inc., New York; sold to Jean K. and Adolph Weil, Jr., Montgomery, Alabama, on May 20, 1982; given to present collection, 1997.

Catalogue Raisonne

Lieure 682; Meaume 31-36

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