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Christ on the Mount of Olives
  • Italian School
    active late 1500s
  • Christ on the Mount of Olives, late 1500s
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • engraving
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 279 x 252 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 11 x 9 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of the Max Kade Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 1969.0102

In the center of the print is a male figure (identified as Christ) kneeling with his hands upraised and looking towards an angel in heaven. He is surrounded by sleeping male figures (identified as disciples).