Explore
 Lists  Reviews  Images  Update feed
Categories
MoviesTV ShowsMusicBooksGamesDVDs/Blu-RayPeopleArt & DesignPlacesWeb TV & PodcastsToys & CollectiblesComic Book SeriesBeautyAnimals   View more categories »

Rembrandt: The Descent from the Cross

Rembrandt: The Descent from the Cross

Lists

9 votes
Paintings of Jesus Christ (10 items)
list by markvs
Published 10 months, 1 week ago

Pictures

1 vote
1 vote

Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn's Descent from the Cross (1634) is one of his many religious scenes. The piece is oil on canvas and now located in the Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg. The piece is intriguing stylistically in its unique figural composition and variety of lighting effects. Aside from composition, the painting is quite interesting in terms of its historical context, from the connection between its subject matter and Rembrandt's family situation to its endangered location during World War II.

Edit item

Tags: Jesus (1), Death (1), 17th Century Art (1), Dutch Art (1)
My tags: Add tags
Add to list
Not interested

Add Review
Picture
Video

  
English only, other review rules - Big post screen

Update feed

kathy voted for an image 7 months ago

kathy voted for an image 7 months, 3 weeks ago

Eleanor added this to Liked list 9 months, 4 weeks ago
markvs added this to a list 10 months, 1 week ago
Paintings of Jesus Christ (10 art items)

"Year: 1634 "


markvs posted 2 images 10 months, 1 week ago

markvs added this to Liked list 10 months, 1 week ago

Insert image

drop image here
(or click)
or enter URL:
 link image?  square?

Insert video

Format block