Tintoretto's Christ Washing the Disciples' Feet

An outstanding painting by the Venetian artist Jacopo Robusti Tintoretto (1518-1594).

A painting of Christ washing the disciples' feet

Dates

Permanent

Visitor information

Time

Tuesday - Friday 10am - 4pm

Saturday 10am - 5pm

Price

Free entry, donations welcome

About

An outstanding work is the major painting by the Venetian artist Jacopo Robusti Tintoretto (1518-1594). 

On display in the main gallery, Christ Washing the Disciples’ Feet was originally painted for the church of San Marcuolo in Venice, eventually given to St Nicholas’ Cathedral in Newcastle and purchased by Tyne & Wear Museums in 1986.