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Christ on the Cross
  • Johan Wierix, artist
    born: Antwerp, Habsburg Netherlands (present-day Belgium) ; died: Brussels, Southern Netherlands (present-day Belgium)
    Albrecht Dürer
    born: Nuremberg, Holy Roman Empire (present-day Germany) ; died: Nuremberg, Holy Roman Empire (present-day Germany) ; active: Holy Roman Empire (prese
  • Christ on the Cross, 1564
  • Where object was made: Flanders
  • engraving
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 133 x 98 mm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 5 1/4 x 3 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 11 in
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1993.0020

Engraving is attached to album page. Image of Christ on the cross with "INRI" in reverse. John to the left, Mary to the right, and three mourners.