Stone Pieta, 1500's

Stone Pieta, 1500's


A sculpted limestone piéta, Flanders around 1500
Delicate work of the sculptor, very beautiful expression of the faces, softness and pain of the virgin. Beautiful movement in the prayer, draped fabric, veil.

The Pietà is the representation of Mary holding on her knees the body of her son Jesus Christ at the moment of the descent from the cross, after his crucifixion and before his burial.

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Dimensions 20 × 13 × 35 cm