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Albrecht Dürer: Seven Sorrows: Crucifixion

Albrecht Dürer 1471 – 1528

Seven Sorrows: Crucifixion

oil on panel (63 × 45 cm) — 1495-1496 Museum Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister, Dresden

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This work is linked to Luke 23:33

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Part of Dürer's series on The Seven Sorrows of Mary. Jesus hangs on the cross, Mary Magdalene kneels at his feet. Next to her is a scull, a symbol to indicate that this is Golgotha, the Mount of Sculls. To the left are Mary and John the Evangelist.

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