During his long career in spain, el greco produced numerous paintings of christ carrying the cross the lehman canvas, arguably his earliest version of the.
Fred sanders gives a tour of the life of jesus in paintings and some essay / art doggiono cross carrying christ on the cross, el greco. El greco (domenikos theotokopoulos) | christ carrying the cross | the met el greco christ carrying the cross (detail) oil on canvas metropolitan museum of.
El greco prado museum madrid, spain christ clasping the cross - el greco el greco's christ carrying the cross, a must see if you get to the metropolitan.
A short piece on what was happening in the iberian peninsula during the counter -reformation with regards to art, with a small case study el. Holding the cross with both hands, he rests it on his left shoulde inventory number: p000822 author: el greco title: christ carrying the.
Thus, el greco's image of christ bearing the cross, extravagant as it might be for modern taste in its honeyed, comfortably pious, and dramatized sentimentality,.