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Descent from the Cross
Descent from the Cross
Artist:
Location:
Not on display
Media:
Pen And Ink
Dimensions:
Sheet: 268 x 209 mm (10 9/16 x 8 1/4 in.)
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Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance: Joseph Green Cogswell; Mortimer Leo Schiff; Moore S. Achenbach;
Cogswell no. 165, Hellman no. 234 as (George S. Hellman, Original Drawings by the Old Masters: The Collection formed by Joseph Green Cogswell, 1786-1871, New York: privately published, 1915).

Accession Number:
1963.24.357
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

CHRIST TAKEN FROM THE CROSS, COPY AFTER ALBRECHT DURER, biblical scene of Christ being taken down from the cross, three woman onlookers stand in background with capes drawn, a holy man stands nearby with a cloth with which to wrap the body, a laborer kneels below taking the nails from Jesus’ feet, another stands behind the cross slowly letting out cloth which supports Jesus’ body.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

No contemporaneous works available.