Die Grablegung Christi

Die Grablegung Christi

Dating
1703
More about this artwork
Comparison with Rembrandt’s depiction of this subject (inv. no. 396) reveals an artistic antithesis. Van der Werff’s unblemished, ivory-coloured, idealised figure is in stark contrast to Rembrandt’s dramatically staged painting of Christ’s flayed corpse.
Displayed
AP OG Kabinett 23
Inventory Number
224
Birth year of the artist
1659
Year the artist deceased
1722
Dimensions of the object
81,9 x 53,9 cm
Material / Technology / Carrier
Eichenholz
Genre
Malerei
Origin
1806 aus der Galerie Düsseldorf
Stock
Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen - Alte Pinakothek München
Citation
Adriaen van der Werff, Die Grablegung Christi, 1703, Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen - Alte Pinakothek München, URL: https://www.sammlung.pinakothek.de/en/artwork/5RGQJQZ4z3 (Last updated on 25.05.2022)

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