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Christ Carrying the Cross
  • Albrecht Dürer
    born: Nuremberg, Holy Roman Empire (present-day Germany) ; died: Nuremberg, Holy Roman Empire (present-day Germany) ; active: Holy Roman Empire (prese
  • Christ Carrying the Cross, 1512
  • The Engraved Passion
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • engraving
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 115 x 75 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 4 1/2 x 2 15/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Franklin D. Murphy
  • Not on display
  • 1996.0014
Label Text

Christ carrying his cross with grotesque man pulling on his cloak.