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A Centurion piercing a lance through the dead body of Christ on the Cross between the two thieves
A Centurion piercing a lance through the dead body of Christ on the Cross between the two thieves
Artist:
Date:
15th–16th century
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Etching
Dimensions:
33.7 x 21.6 cm (image)
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Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.34590
Acquisition Date:
1963-04-09
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Biblical crucifixion scene shows Christ and two thieves. Enemies watch on as blood flows from spear's wounds, while family members mourn below.