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Descent from the Cross, after Marcantonio Raimondi's engraving after Raphael
Descent from the Cross, after Marcantonio Raimondi's engraving after Raphael
Date:
ca. 17th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
39.8 x 28.5 cm (image)
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Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.36927
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Christ is handed from the cross by two figures above, one of whom is removing nails from his palm, and two on ladders propped up on either side of the cross. The three Marys attend the swooning Virgin below.