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The Redemption of Mankind, (sculpture)

Catalog Data

Sculptor:
Schumacher, Ludwig 1944-  Search this
Medium:
Juniper, gut, string
Culture:
Indian  Search this
Type:
Sculptures-Altarpiece
Sculptures-Relief
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Restricted Owner Arizona
Date:
1987-1988
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, Arizona survey, 1994.
Summary:
Wood relief carving depicts Christ being lowered from the cross. Christ is represented as an Indian. His body is being lowered by two male helpers. Mary, in mourning, sits below. A lizard and an eagle feather are also included in the scene.
Topic:
Religion--New Testament--Christ  Search this
Religion--New Testament--Mary  Search this
Religion--New Testament--Crucifixion  Search this
Animal--Reptile--Lizard  Search this
Object--Other--Feather  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Control number:
IAS AZ000636
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_336128