Francisco Goya 1746 – 1828

Christ Crucified

oil on canvas (255 × 154 cm) — 1780 Museum Museo del Prado, Madrid

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This work is linked to Luke 23:33

Mild depiction by Goya of the crucified Jesus. The bloodiest details have been left out. The beauty of the body is emphasized. Goya's fellow countryman Velázquez also showed Christ standing on an foot platform.

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