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