Cranach - The Lamentation
The Lamentation
Lucas Cranach the Elder
Private Collection
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Painting:
CDA ID / Inventory NumberPRIVATE_NONE-P038
Persistent Linkhttp://lucascranach.org/PRIVATE_NONE-P038
FR (1978) No.FR385
Title:
The Lamentation[Friedländer, Rosenberg 1979, No. 385]
Attribution:
Lucas Cranach the Elder [Friedländer, Rosenberg 1979, No. 385]
Dating:
after 1537[Friedländer, Rosenberg 1979, No. 385]
Owner / Repository / Location:
OwnerPrivate Collection
RepositoryPrivate Collection
Location
Dimensions:
Dimensions of support: 75 x 55 cm [Friedländer, Rosenberg 1979, No. 385]
Support:
Painting on wood [Friedländer, Rosenberg 1979, No. 385]
Signature / Date:
Artist's insignia bottom left: winged serpent with dropped wings, facing right [cda 2014]
Description:
The painting depicts Christ's corpse lying beside the foot of the cross encircled by St John, the Virgin Mary with three female attendants and St Mary Magdalene in mourning. Nicodemus and Joseph of Arimathea kneel to the right with the crown of thorns and the oinment vessel. [Görres, cda 2014]
Provenance:
- 1930 A. M. Bouwens, The Hague
- Klammer Gallery, Leipzig
- allegedly bishop Viezenbruck, Münster
[Friedländer, Rosenberg 1979, No. 385]
Sources / Publications:
Reference on PageCatalogue NumberFigure/Plate
Friedländer, Rosenberg 1979385
Friedländer, Rosenberg 1932310