book Crucifixion Anmut Blick angel Christus ivory drama alabaster death Haare devotional picture gold limewood Johannes horse Rome cross sandstone Ulm mourning Germany Wiederholung strength bust Mary Apollo antiquity Faltenwurf marble
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 © 2014 Liebieghaus. All rights reserved.