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Descent from the Cross, after Raphael.
Descent from the Cross, after Raphael.
After:
Date:
ca. 1520
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Engraving
Dimensions:
40.7 x 28.7 cm (image)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1963.30.37600
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 on either side of the cross. The three Marys attend the swooning Virgin below.