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Gustave Dor, 1832-1883

Christ Taken Prisoner in the Garden

Medium: pen and ink with ink wash and white heightening on cream, moderately thick, slightly textured wove paper
Dimensions: height: 24.2 cm, width: 18.6 cm.
Date: 1865
Category: biblical/religious
Subject: Christ | Jesus | saint | garden | New Testament
Inscriptions and Markings: "G. Dor?" in grey, lower left, recto
Exhibition History: French Master Drawings, Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore, 1997-98; Christian Imagery in French Nineteenth-century Art, 1789-1906, Shepherd Art Gallery, New York, 1980, fig. 131, p. 338
Bibliography: Reymert, Martin and Robert Kashey, eds. Christian Imagery in French Nineteenth-century Art, 1789-1906. New York: Shepherd Art Gallery. 1980.: p. 338. Simon, Robert B. "Dor? in the Highlands." Journal of The Walters Art Gallery 47 (1989): 53-60.: pp. 53-54. Renonciat, Annie. La vie et l'oeuvre de Gustave Dor?. Paris: ACR Edition. 1983.: p. 168.
Provenance: William T. Walters (1819-1894), Baltimore, 1865, by commission [500 francs 2 drawings, Walters Museum 37.1387 and 37.1319].
Collection: The Walters Art Museum
Credit Line: Commissioned by William T. Walters, 1865
Object Number: WAM 37.1387