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The Lamentation Over the Dead Christ
The Lamentation Over the Dead Christ
Date:
1615
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching
Dimensions:
Image: 234 x 216 mm (9 3/16 x 8 1/2 in.) Cropped within plate mark
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

J.M. Rysbrack (1693-1770), L. 1912, LR recto; backing removed at AFGA 1976); R.E. Lewis 10/30/75; LL verso: M.S. Sopher (cat. 7);

Accession Number:
1985.1.405
Acquisition Date:
1985-01-01
Credit Line:

Mr. and Mrs. Marcus Sopher Collection

Exhibition History:

Sopher 17th c. catalogue no. 7
CPLH, TREASURES, 11 Nov 1995 - 3 March 1996, cat. no. 37, p.50 , repr;; CPLH, Recent Acquisitions, Part 1, 1500-1950, 7 March - 24 May 1987.
de Young, Rembrandt's Century, 26 Jan - 2 June 2013.

A foreshortened view of the dead Christ with a jar of ointment and the nails from the cross, surrounded by grieving women.