The Mocking of Christ | Carl Bloch | 1880

Regular price £90.00

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Size: 16"x20"
Frame Style: Black Frame

"The Mocking of Christ" by Carl Bloch, created around 1880, is a profound representation of a biblical scene. It portrays Jesus Christ, crowned with thorns and bearing a solemn expression, signifying his suffering and stoicism amidst mockery. A figure behind him appears to be taunting, with a scornful expression, whispering into Christ's ear, emphasizing the ridicule Christ faced. The use of chiaroscuro, the contrast between light and dark, draws the viewer's attention to the emotional intensity of Christ's face, which is central to the composition. This painting is notable for its emotive power and the artist's skill in capturing the human expression of suffering and dignity.



Created from high-quality wood, milled with simple clean lines and presented with a satin finish. Includes an off-white mount that will not discolour or fade with age.

All framed prints feature our premium fine art paper. This is a museum-quality paper which reproduces photography and artworks with exceptional tonality and renders sharp details with consistent flatness and accuracy.


For the matted / mounted prints we use a thick 1.4mm window mount cut from premium, textured mountboard. All mounts are "conservation grade", FSC certified, 100% acid free, and will not discolour or fade with age.

  • Simple, elegant design
  • Premium, fine art paper with a gently textured surface
  • Handmade by specialist picture framers
  • FSC certified off-white mat / window mount
  • Delivered ready for hanging