Germany limewood Ulm Christus Mary mourning strength ivory antiquity cross bust angel book Wiederholung Haare devotional picture marble sandstone Faltenwurf horse gold Crucifixion drama Anmut Johannes Apollo death alabaster Rome Blick
The dying Christ was fixed to the cross (which has not survived) with four nails. Despite his torment, his posture conveys an almost dancing, floating lightness. The proportions of the head as well as the distended body are anatomically distorted…
Copyright © 2014 Liebieghaus. All rights reserved.