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Christ Carrying the Cross  1491

by Benvenuto di Giovanni

Tempera on panel
Dimensions: painted surface 41.4 x 47.4 cm (16 5/16 x 18 11/16 in.) This fifteenth-century tempera painting depicts one part of Christ's Passion, described in all four Gospels: the Carrying of the Cross to Calvary. (Text: Emily Wilkinson)
Courtesy of National Gallery of Art, Washington