This is an old copy of the original 'Ecce Homo' by Correggio, also in the Collection. 'Ecce Homo' (Behold the Man) were Pilate's words to the people when he presented Christ to them before the Crucifixion (John 19: 2-5).

Key facts

Artist dates
active 1494; died 1534
Full title
Christ presented to the People (Ecce Homo)
Date made
16th century
Medium and support
Oil on canvas
100.3 x 78.7 cm
Acquisition credit
Bequeathed by the Revd William Holwell Carr, 1831
Inventory number
Location in Gallery