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Titian: The Crowning with Thorns (1573)

Titian 1487/90 – 1576

The Crowning with Thorns (1573)

oil on canvas (280 × 182 cm) — c. 1571 - 1576 Museum Alte Pinakothek, Munich

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This work is linked to Mark 15:17

This is almost an exact copy of Titian's earlier work. In the thirty years between the two paintings, Titian developed a new style. Also, in this late work Christ seems to be more resigned.

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