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The Bearing of the Cross from The Passion
The Bearing of the Cross from The Passion
Date:
1596–1599
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
19.9 x 12.9 cm (image)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.12453
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Christ falls to his knees under the cross on the road to Calvary. A woman leans forward with a cloth to wipe his face as a soldier raises a weapon to strike him. Castle, horses, mountains, clouds, city buildings.