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La Déscente de la Croix

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    England (printed)

  • Date:

    1852 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Baxter, George, born 31 (print-maker)
    Rubens, Peter Paul, born 1577 - died 1640 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Baxter print on paper

  • Museum number:

    E.4393-1897

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level D, case PE, shelf 51

Physical description

Colour print depicting figures removing Christ's body from the cross.

Place of Origin

England (printed)

Date

1852 (published)

Artist/maker

Baxter, George, born 31 (print-maker)
Rubens, Peter Paul, born 1577 - died 1640 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Baxter print on paper

Marks and inscriptions

Embossed seal on mount

Dimensions

Height: 8.125 in, Width: 6.5625 in

Descriptive line

Print by George Baxter after Rubens, 'La Déscente de la Croix,' Baxter-process print, England, 1852

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1932. London: HMSO, 1933

Materials

Paper

Techniques

Baxter-process printing

Categories

Prints; Marriage; Clothing; Fashion; Religion; Christianity; Biblical Imagery

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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