Réf : 55198
French School 18th - The Lamentation of Christ follower of Anthony van Dyck
Oil on floored copper 32 cm by 24 cm.
former blackened wooden frame of 46 cm by 39 cm; beautiful gilding.
Our painting is one of many versions of the van Dick one (1629) exhibited at the Royal Museum of Anwers.
The Lamentation of Christ is an episode from the Passion of Christ that takes place at the end of the Passion and which led to multiple iconographic interpretations.
The body of the dead Christ lying on the stone of unction or on the lap of his mother (then we speak of Pieta), while Mary, Mary Magdalene, St. John abandon themselves to their pain.
Anthony van Dyck
He was born in March [...]