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The Last Supper
The Last Supper
Publisher:
Date:
16th–17th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
27.6 x 31.9 cm (image)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.11138
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

The disciples and Christ are lying on a circular bench around a table talking vigorously or reaching for food. Judas leans towards Jesus holding a bag of silver as a tiny devil climbs on his back. John lies in Christ’s lap. Radiance, platters, chalice, pillows, table, pitchers, serving men, curtain, lamp, fire, kitchen, debate, drama, worship, gesture.