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The Crucifixion
Kempeneer, Pieter
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Kempeneer, Pieter

Brussels (Belgium), 1503, 1580

Kempeneer, Pieter See author's file

The Crucifixion

Ca. 1550. Oil on oak panel.
Room 052C

The choice of soft colouring ranging from the green of the vegetation to the blue of the perizonium, in marked contrast with the drama of the subject matter, gives this painting an unsettling atmosphere. The light dominates everything, although Christ has just died. With his usual technical skill, Kempeneer creates a small panel intended for spiritual exercise in a domestic oratory.

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Technical data

Inventory number
P008316
Author
Kempeneer, Pieter
Title
The Crucifixion
Date
Ca. 1550
Technique
Oil
Support
Oak panel
Dimension
Height: 32 cm; Width: 22.8 cm
Provenance
Bequest by José Rogelio Buendía Muñoz, 2020

Bibliography +

Dacos, Nicole, Entre Bruxelles et Séville. Peeter de Kempeneer en Italie, XLIV, 1993, pp. 157.

Valdivieso, Enrique, Pedro de Campaña, Fundación Sevillana Endesa, Sevilla, 2008, pp. 169.

Molina, J, 'Pedro de Campaña. Cristo crucificado' En: Memoria de actividades del Museo Nacional del Prado 2020, Ministerio de Cultura y Deporte,, Madrid, 2021, pp. 84-86.

Other inventories +

Inv. Nuevas Adquisiciones (iniciado en 1856). Núm. 3022.

Location +

Room 052C (On Display)

Expuesto
Update date: 17-03-2022 | Registry created on 06-12-2021

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