Descent from the cross
Titled in reverse in ink No 48 Descente de Croix
Mixed media, charcoal, watercolor, ink, pastel and gouache on paper mounted on against
Signed and dated lower left Maurice Chabas 1941
On the reverse, workshop stamp (Atelier Maurice Chabas sale Versailles master Blache 1 October 1972 no 71) and several papers: two clippings on the religious art of Maurice Chabas, a typewritten text (THAT THE BLOOD OF CHRIST FASSE PERIR THE ROOFING OF MATERNAL AND DEVORENT PASSIONS) and an autograph of the artist: Harmony divine! oh yes, Most Holy Virgin, you are blessed among all women. You are the Being of Choice of Always since God the Present Eternal has appointed you for this role, sublime and unique, to bring into the world the Savior [added in red pencil: Maurice Chabas's autograph].
79.5 x 63 cm
Price : on request