Rome Apollo ivory Ulm mourning cross limewood alabaster strength horse marble devotional picture Haare gold antiquity Germany Blick angel Faltenwurf Anmut Crucifixion drama sandstone Wiederholung book bust death Johannes Christus Mary
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 © 2016 Liebieghaus. All rights reserved.