One of a series of drawings thought to have been executed by Hunt in Jerusalem between 1854-85.This study concentrates on the rabbis.

  • Presented by the Friends of Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery, 1985.
  • © Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery


Association Artist Organisation
Artist William Holman Hunt -


Type Position(s) Method Date(s) Notes
Scribble for Christ in Temple
- reverse Handwritten - Presumed to have been written (in pencil) by Edith Holman Hunt


Catalogue No. Venue Date(s)
on loan
- Ashmolean Museum, Oxford 1965 - 1985
William Holman Hunt
156 Liverpool, Walker Art Gallery 1969-03-25 - 1969-04-29
Pre-Raphaelite Drawings
- Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery 1989-01-14 - 1989-04-30
Holman Hunt and the Pre-Raphaelite Vision
no cat no Manchester City Art Gallery 2008-10-11 - 2009-01-11
no cat no Art Gallery of Ontario, Canada 2009-02-14 - 2009-05-10
no cat no Minneapolis Institute of Art, US 2009-06-13 - 2009-09-06


Author(s) Date(s) Publisher Pages
10 October 1985 Sotheby's 34
Visions of Love and Life: Pre-Raphaelite Art from Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery
1995 Art Services International p.134
William Holman Hunt: a Catalogue Raisonne
Judith Bronkhurst 2006 Yale University Press, New Haven and London D 104
Holman Hunt and the Pre-Raphaelite Vision
Carol Jacobi, Katherine Lochnan 2008 Art Gallery of Ontario pl.46


By descent in the artists's family to Mrs Elisabeth Burt; sold Sotheby's 10 October 1985 (34); bought by Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery.

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