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A Descent from the Cross, (painting)

Artist:
Floris, Francis
Medium:
Oil/panel
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 44 (Sale info: To Be Auctioned).
On wood,--a group of five figures. The body of Jesus is reclined on the ground, the head and shoulders supported in the lap of his mother, who, with four others, women from Galilee, are weeping over him. The figures are whole lengths, the principle one thirteen inches. It is an original by Francis Floris. [P. 7.]
Catalogue of Valuable Oil Paintings, many of them by the Old Masters, and all Choice Pictures, being the Collection of the late President Jefferson. To be sold at auction, on Friday, July 19, at Mr. Harding's Gallery, School St. Sale to Commence at 10 o'clock. J.L. Cunningham, Auctioneer. This catalogue admits the purchaser to the Exhibition and Sale. (Price 12 1/2 Cents.) J.E. Winckley & Co., Printers, No. 14 Water Street.
Topic:
Religion--New Testament--Christ
Religion--New Testament--Crucifixion
Figure group
Control number:
AECI 00020034
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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