Since the crucifixion of Jesus, the cross has become a key element of Christian symbolism, and the crucifixion scene has been a key element of Christian art, giving rise to specific artistic themes such as Ecce Homo, The Raising of the Cross, Descent from the Cross and Entombment of Christ.
The symbolism of the cross which is today one of the most widely recognized Christian symbols was used from the earliest Christian times. Masters such as Caravaggio, Rubens and Titian have all depicted the Crucifixion scene in their works.
SIZE: 32 x 27 x 3,0 cm
- tempera, hout, koperlegering, email
- Ontwerper / Kunstenaar
- Russian orthodox icon. Crucifixion,
- Geschatte periode
- Eerste helft 20e eeuw
- Land van herkomst
- Goede staat - gebruikt met kleine tekenen van ouderdom en vlekjes
- 32×27×2,5 cm
- 1,5 kg