angel Anmut strength book Johannes death Ulm Rome marble Crucifixion Germany Faltenwurf Haare drama Wiederholung limewood horse devotional picture antiquity Christus Blick sandstone Apollo cross Mary ivory alabaster bust mourning gold
Throne of Mercy
God the Father, crowned with the papal tiara, is showing his dead son Christ, marked by the sufferings of the Passion. He presents the corpse to the viewer as a priest hands the faithful the host during Communion: just as the cleric does not touch…
Copyright © 2015 Liebieghaus. All rights reserved.