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Christ nailed to the Cross
Campi, Vincenzo
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Campi, Vincenzo

Cremona, 1530 - Cremona, 1591

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Christ nailed to the Cross

1577. Oil on canvas Not on display

This is the moment in Christ´s Passion, as told in the New Testament, when the Roman Soldiers nail his body to the Cross. In the middle ground, Saint John the Evangelist indicates the scene to the Virgin, who falls to the ground in sorrow. The importance of the strong and strikingly contrasted colors in this composition, defines Campi´s style. The artist steeped his religious compositions with great pathos and an exacerbated naturalism that foreshadow seventeenth-century painting. Here, this is visible in the pain of Christ, emphasized by that of his Mother.

Technical data

Inventory number
P007094
Author
Campi, Vincenzo
Title
Christ nailed to the Cross
Date
1577
Technique
Oil
Support
Canvas
Dimension
Height: 210 cm.; Width: 141 cm.
Provenance
Legacy of Florencio d'Estoup y Garcerán, 1917.

Bibliography +

Museo Nacional del Prado, Museo del Prado: catálogo de las pinturas, Museo del Prado, Madrid, 1972, pp. 109-110.

Gregori, Mina, I Campi: cultura artistica cremonense del cinquecento, Electa, Milan, 1985.

Museo Nacional del Prado, Museo del Prado: catálogo de las pinturas, Museo del Prado, Madrid, 1985, pp. 111.

Museo Nacional del Prado, Museo del Prado: catálogo de las pinturas, Museo del Prado, Madrid, 1985, pp. 111.

Museo Nacional del Prado, Museo del Prado: catálogo de las pinturas, Ministerio de Educación y Cultura, Madrid, 1996, pp. 55.

Museo Nacional del Prado, Museo del Prado: inventario general de pinturas, III, Museo del Prado, Espasa Calpe, Madrid, 1996.

Other inventories +

Inv. Nuevas Adquisiciones (iniciado en 1856). Núm. 1474.
Autor = Vicente Campo C. el Cremonense / 1474. Asunto = enclavamiento del Señor (lienzo) / Dimensiones = alto = 2,08 ancho = 1,41

Catálogo Museo del Prado, 1910. Núm. 59a.

There are no temporary exhibitions related to this work

Location +

Room 049 (On Display)

Expuesto

Displayed objects +

Cross

Update date: 13-11-2019 | Registry created on 28-04-2015

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