The Crucifixion Altarpiece: Lamentation over the Dead Christ (Front Right Wing) card

The Crucifixion Altarpiece: Lamentation over the Dead Christ (Front Right Wing)

WAG 1226

On display

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Front of the right hand wing of the Crucifixion Altarpiece, depicting the grieving over the dead body of Christ who lies on white drapery in the centre foreground supported by a figure in red drapery (St John the Evangelist) on the right. There are four female figures on the other side of Christ's body, including Mary Magdalen on the left wearing red drapery and the praying Virgin in the centre wearing blue drapery.