Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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The Entombment
  • Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio
    1571–1610
    born: Caravaggio, Italy ; died: Port'Ercole, Italy ; active: Italy
  • The Entombment, after 1604
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • etching
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 282 x 219 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 11 1/8 x 8 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of the Max Kade Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 1969.0086
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Nude male figure (identified as Christ) being carried by two male figures. There are three weeping female figures in the background.